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Honoring Ralph Fertig August 1, 2014
Lois Capps, D-CA
"Mr. Speaker, today I rise to honor the memory of Ralph Fertig from Santa Barbara County, who passed away suddenly on July 18, "
Grayce Uyehara August 1, 2014
Mark Takano, D-CA
"Mr. Speaker, today, I want to remember a stalwart leader in the Japanese American community, Grayce Uyehara, who passed away recently on June 22nd."
Recognizing Mr. Floyd Benninghoff’S 100Th Birthday August 1, 2014
Jackie Walorski, R-IN
"Mr. Speaker, today I rise to recognize Mr. Floyd Benninghoff, who reached the milestone of his 100th birthday on June 12th, 2014."
Honoring Tom Hom August 1, 2014
Susan Davis, D-CA
"Mr. Speaker, today, I would like to recognize Tom Hom, a man who has made it his life’s work to better the city of San Diego. As the American-born son of Chinese immigrants, Tom saw firsthand the discrimination that Asian Americans experienced in the U.S. in the early 20th century as his parents worked tirelessly to build a better life for their twelve children. Despite immense obstacles, Tom rose to success, all the while giving back to his family and his community."
Honoring Takayuki Kubota August 1, 2014
Julia Brownley, D-CA
"Mr. Speaker, today I rise to recognize Takayuki Kubota. For seventy-five years Mr. Kubota has been involved in the study and practice of the martial arts and is one of the most widely known and respected Karate masters in the United States."

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