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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Authority For Committees To Meet April 27, 2016
Daniel Coats, R-IN
"Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Special Committee on Aging be authorized to meet during the session of the Senate on April 27, 2016, at 3:30 p.m., in room SH-216 of the Hart Senate Office Building, to conduct a hearing entitled “Valeant Pharmaceuticals’ Business Model: the Repercussions for Patients and the Health Care System.”"
Obamacare April 27, 2016
Mitch McConnell, R-KY
"Mr. President, it has been 6 years since the flawed health care policies of ObamaCare were signed into law. Six years later, my office continues to receive stories from Kentuckians who are reeling from the negative effects of this partisan law."
Obamacare April 27, 2016
Harry Reid, D-NV
"Mr. President, it is too bad my Republican friends continue to attack ObamaCare. It is working. The ranks of the uninsured are as low as they have ever been. More people are getting access to health care, and they are healthier. More people are healthier because they can go see a doctor or go to a hospital when they need to."
Tribute To Dr. Ruth Ellen Wasem April 27, 2016
Charles Grassley, R-IA
"The Congressional Research Service has given Dr. Wasem a number of outstanding commendations and special achievement awards for legislative analysis in the areas of immigration policy, Haitian relief, health care reform, homeland security, temporary foreign workers, and welfare reform."
Nomination Of Merrick Garland April 27, 2016
Patrick Leahy, D-VT
"Mr. President, yesterday I had the honor of speaking at an event hosted by the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate on this body’s role in considering Supreme Court nominees. The institute is a wonderful organization “dedicated to educating the public about the important role of the Senate in our government.” My friend Ted Kennedy loved the Senate and worked hard every day here to improve the lives of the people of Massachusetts and the people of America. I thank Vicki Kennedy for all of her efforts to build the institute. She has also continued the Kennedy legacy by working to advance medical research and health care for all Americans. I was honored by her invitation to speak at the event."

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