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Human Trafficking Legislation April 15, 2015
John Cornyn, R-TX
"All the Senators who cosponsored this legislation, for which I am very grateful—Senator Klobuchar, Senator Wyden, Senator Coons, Senator Udall, Senator Casey, Senator Feinstein, Senator Gillibrand, Senator Heitkamp, Senator Schumer, Senator Blumenthal, Senator Peters, and Senator Durbin—I hope all of our Democratic friends who previously objected based on the original provision will take a look at this change because it does directly address their stated concerns."
Human Trafficking March 12, 2015
Dan Sullivan, R-AK
"To that end, I have been proud to have worked with many Senators on both sides of the aisle—Senators Heitkamp, Gillibrand, Ayotte, and Murkowski—on a simple yet straightforward amendment that incentivizes State and Federal cooperation on this important issue."
Providing For Congressional Disapproval Of A Rule Submitted By The National Labor Relations Board March 4, 2015
Kirsten Gillibrand, D-NY
"I also rise to speak about human trafficking, and I associate myself with the comments of Senator Heitkamp."
Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions March 4, 2015
Patty Murray, D-WA
" By Mr. CARDIN (for himself, Mr. Graham, Mr. Leahy, Mr. Grassley, Mr. Durbin, Mr. Portman, Mr. Whitehouse, Mr. Blunt, Mr. Coons, Mr. Hoeven, Mrs. Boxer, Mr. Warner, Ms. Heitkamp, Mr. Brown, Mr. Tillis, Mr. Cornyn, Mrs. Shaheen, and Mr. McConnell):"
Providing For Congressional Disapproval Of A Rule Submitted By The National Labor Relations Board—Continued March 3, 2015
Robert Menendez, D-NJ
"I said last night and again this morning that I join Chairman Corker and Senators Graham, Kaine, Donnelly, Heitkamp, King, Nelson, Ayotte, Rubio, McCain, and Risch in introducing bipartisan oversight legislation to ensure that Congress has a chance to review the deal before it goes into effect and to oversee its compliance after it goes into effect. And now, putting any bipartisanship aside, we are back to politics as usual. The only way to make this work is to work together."

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