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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Permission For Member To Be Considered As First Sponsor Of H.R. 637 April 23, 2015
Erik Paulsen, R-MN
"Mr. Speaker, I ask unanimous consent that I may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 637, a bill originally introduced by Representative Schock of Illinois, for the purposes of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII."
Right-To-Work Zones April 22, 2015
Bill Foster, D-IL
"Mr. Speaker, today, I rise to commend the communities in my district that have rejected the Governor of Illinois‘ efforts to create so-called right-to-work zones."
Energy Efficiency Improvement Act Of 2015 April 21, 2015
Edward Whitfield, R-KY
"Madam Speaker, I want to thank my colleagues on both sides of the aisle once again, specifically Senators Shaheen and Portman, Congressmen McKinley and Welch, Mr. Upton and Mr. Pallone, and certainly Mr. Rush of Illinois. All of them worked very diligently on this, and I know they are committed to efficiency."
In Recognition Of Oncology Nursing Society’S 40Th Anniversary April 21, 2015
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"In my State of Illinois alone, there are 10 chapters of ONS, with more than 1,600 members. In addition, the ONS Chicago chapter is the oldest chapter in the country."
Death Tax Repeal Act Of 2015 April 16, 2015
Jim McDermott, D-WA
"It might be more acceptable if this bill recouped all the money that we spent in farm subsidies over time. Maybe when people die, they ought to give their farm subsidy back to the government. When my grandfather died, the State of Illinois came back to get the public assistance money that had been given to him during his life, his last years."

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