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Entry Title Date
Honoring Mr. William “Bill” Turgeon For His Exemplary Service To The Youth Of River Bend Middle School April 27, 2016
Robert Wittman, R-VA
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor Mr. Bill Turgeon for his contributions to his community both inside and outside the classroom at River Bend Middle School. The positive influences he has had on young children running the youth after school program go well beyond the classroom in preparing them as they face the challenges of real life. Parents and others in his community are proud to call him their own and there is no question, he is very deserving of their praise. Mr. Turgeon is a fine example to his fellow citizens of dedication, selflessness, and commitment to the common good around the world. I thank him for his devotion to go above and beyond the call to mentor the youth of Sterling, Virginia."
Honoring Ken Christy April 27, 2016
Bill Foster, D-IL
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor Ken Christy, a letter carrier, an extraordinary leader, a member of our community, and a friend of mine."
Recognizing The Richmond Hill High School Marching Band April 27, 2016
Buddy Carter, R-GA
"It is with great pride that I rise today to honor the members of the Richmond Hill marching band for their hard work, determination, and perseverance to become a successful marching band. It is truly an honor for them to perform at the parade."
Honoring Military Enlistees April 27, 2016
Lois Frankel, D-FL
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor 37 high school seniors in Florida’s 22nd District who have decided to enlist in the United States Armed Forces."
Honoring Judge Peter Diltz April 27, 2016
Reid Ribble, R-WI
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor Judge Peter Diltz for his service on the Door County Circuit Court for Wisconsin. Mr. Diltz has been an integral member of the Door County community and I am proud to recognize his dedicated service to the people of Wisconsin."

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