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Entry Title Date
Our Unconscionable National Debt August 1, 2014
Mike Coffman, R-CO
"Today, it is $17,618,599,653,160.19. We’ve added $6,991,722,604,247.11 to our debt in 5 years. This is over $6.9 trillion in debt our nation, our economy, and our children could have avoided with a balanced budget amendment."
Waiving Requirement Of Clause 6(A) Of Rule Xiii With Respect To Consideration Of Certain Resolutions Reported From The Committee On Rules, And Providing For Consideration Of Motions To Suspend The… August 1, 2014
Tony Cardenas, D-CA
"Mr. Speaker, I am here as a Member of this body who was sent here to work—quite frankly, which is the main reason why most immigrants come to this country—to work, to contribute to our economy, and to do the jobs that most of us are unwilling to do."
Introduction Of The Startup Act Of 2014 August 1, 2014
Krysten Sinema, D-AZ
"Mr. Speaker, today I, along with Mr. Valadao of California, introduced the bipartisan Startup Act of 2014. The Startup Act provides immigrant entrepreneurs and foreign graduates of U.S. universities with the opportunity to appeal and extend their visa by two years on the condition that they secure financing from a U.S. investor and demonstrate the ability to create jobs and bolster the U.S. economy."
Prohibitions Relating To Deferred Action For Aliens August 1, 2014
Lucille Roybal-Allard, D-CA
"If deported, their loss will be America’s loss as we will lose the benefits of their talents and their ability to strengthen our economy and enrich our nation."
Commending Pinellas County Job Corps August 1, 2014
Gus Bilirakis, R-FL
"We have fallen on hard times—a lot of Americans are out of work, and people in all walks of life are feeling the impacts of an economy still on the rebound."

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