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In Honor Of The National Capital Lyme And Tick-Borne Disease Association May 13, 2016
Barbara Comstock, R-VA
"NatCapLyme has been working nationally for the past 20 years to further improve the lives of those suffering from tick-borne illnesses while also supporting ongoing efforts to find cures and advocate for patients. In the Commonwealth of Virginia, they worked with local legislators, including myself, to permanently designate May as Lyme Disease Awareness Month in Virginia. They also built a coalition of constituents across Virginia to help enact landmark legislation HB-1933 to help better diagnose Lyme disease by identifying potential shortcomings in testing methods utilized at that time. I was proud to partner with them on this legislation and introduce it in the House of Delegates."
Good Samaritan Assessment Act Of 2016 May 10, 2016
Robert Goodlatte, R-VA
"Mr. Speaker, REVIVE! is the Opioid Overdose and Naloxone Education program for the Commonwealth of Virginia. REVIVE! provides training to professionals, stakeholders, and others on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose emergency with the administration of naloxone."
Honoring The Placement Of “Josephine City” In Berryville, Virginia On The National And State Registers Of Historic Places April 26, 2016
Barbara Comstock, R-VA
"Mr. Speaker, I am pleased that the Josephine Street community in Berryville, Virginia, has been officially designated a place of national historical significance and that the story of this proud African-American community has now been permanently included in the history of the Commonwealth of Virginia and of our nation."
The Virginia Women’S Institute For Leadership (Vwil) At Mary Baldwin College April 20, 2016
Robert Goodlatte, R-VA
"VWIL has been developing women leaders for 20 years through its elite program. Opened in 1995, VWIL is a public-private partnership with the Commonwealth of Virginia and Mary Baldwin College. This four-year program integrates academics, fitness, leadership development, ethics, and military training. Following graduation, VWIL cadets have the opportunity to receive a commission into any branch of the United States military."
Congressional Black Caucus—Road To Ruin: House Republicans Fail On The Budget April 18, 2016
Hakeem Jeffries, D-NY
"Let me now yield to the distinguished representative from the Commonwealth of Virginia, Mr. Bobby Scott."

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