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Entry Title Date
Financial Institution Customer Protection Act Of 2015 February 4, 2016
Tulsi Gabbard, D-HI
"Mr. Speaker, today we are gathered and rising in memory of the 12 United States Marines stationed at the Kaneohe Marine Corps base in my district who were tragically lost the night of January 14 in a training accident."
Introduction Of Marijuana Advertising In Legal States Act Of 2016 Or The “Mails” Act Of 2016 February 4, 2016
Earl Blumenauer, D-OR
"Mr. Speaker, today, I am introducing the Marijuana Advertising in Legal States Act of 2016 or the “MAILS” Act, which creates an exception to the Controlled Substances Act to allow for the written advertisement of an activity, involving marijuana, if it is in compliance with state law."
Congratulating Flonnie Anderson February 2, 2016
Virginia Foxx, R-NC
"Mr. Speaker, today I rise to recognize Flonnie Anderson of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This remarkable and talented woman has spent her life accomplishing things ahead of her time, from majoring in theater during the 1940s to helping desegregate a community, to starting her own theater group."
Introduction Of The Fairness For Breastfeeding Mothers Act Of 2016 February 2, 2016
Eleanor Norton, D-DC
"Mr. Speaker, today, I introduce the Fairness for Breastfeeding Mothers Act of 2016, a bill that would require buildings that are either federally owned or leased to provide designated private and hygienic lactation spaces for nursing mothers. For years, federal agencies such as the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have encouraged breastfeeding—the benefits are so great that the Affordable Care Act amended federal law to require employers to provide a designated, non-bathroom space for returning employees to pump breastmilk for their newborns, ensuring that new mothers would be able to continue this essential practice even after returning to work. My bill would extend this requirement to include not just employees, but visitors and guests to federal facilities across the nation."
Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act Of 2015— Veto Message From The President Of The United States February 2, 2016
Kevin McCarthy, R-CA
"Mr. Speaker, today the House is keeping its promise to the American people. We showed we can defund abortion providers like Planned Parenthood and increase funding for thousands of women health centers across the country, and we showed we can send a bill repealing ObamaCare to the President’s desk even when Democrats are trying to stop us."

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