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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Nomination Of Vivek Hallegere Murthy To Be Medical Director In The Regular Corps Of The Public Health Service, Subject To Qualifications Therefor As Provided By Law And Regulations, And To Be… December 15, 2014
Jeff Sessions, R-AL
"Granting [work permits] to millions of illegal aliens ignores a century of case law, including Supreme Court decisions, holding that the Executive Branch may not circumvent the statutory employment-based visa system by opening the labor market to aliens not eligible for such visas, thereby defeating “Congress’ purpose of protecting American laborers from an influx of skilled and unskilled labor.”"
Tribute To Senator Tom Harkin November 19, 2014
Charles Grassley, R-IA
"Now, I think anybody looking at that would say that is a remarkable and distinguished record of public service. After 40 years of representing Iowans in Congress, my friend Tom soon will leave behind the Halls of the U.S. Capitol. He also will leave behind a legacy of fiery floor speeches, passionately delivered on behalf of individuals with disabilities, also for Iowa farmers, also for the elderly, also for child laborers, and for many causes that he championed such as early childhood education, nutrition and wellness, conservation, renewable energy and the environment, and probably lots of others. But those are things everybody knows that he has worked hard on."
Honoring Mr. Alan R. Parham November 14, 2014
Robert Brady, D-PA
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor Mr. Alan R. Parham as he receives the Labor Man of the Year Award from the Friends of Labor Committee of Laborers‘ Local 332. Mr. Parham is the Fund Administrator of the Laborer’s International Union of North America Local 332, a local union representing thousands of construction workers in the Philadelphia area."
Honoring Robert W. Bogle November 14, 2014
Robert Brady, D-PA
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor my friend, Bob W. Bogle, as he receives the Outstanding Community Leader Award from the Friends of Labor Committee of Laborers‘ Local 332. Bob is the chairman, president, and CEO of The Philadelphia Tribune."
Approval Of The Keystone Xl Pipeline November 14, 2014
Fred Upton, R-MI
"Fast forward to today, and it’s deja vu all over again. More than three years after we passed that initial bill, we still don’t have a decision from the president on this critical jobs project despite widespread support from Democrats and Republicans, laborers, and job creators."

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