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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Personal Explanation July 8, 2016
Robert Hurt, R-VA
"Mr. Speaker, I was not present for Roll Call vote Number 391 on the Mullin of Oklahoma Amendment No. 43 to H.R. 5485, Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2017. Had I been present, I would have voted “yes.”"
Vieques Training Range June 27, 2016
James Inhofe, R-OK
"I was debating a guy who was a Congressman from New York who was wanting to close the Vieques training site. As we went down to the end of that, he said: Well, look, Senator, how would you like to have a live fire training area in your State of Oklahoma?"
Energy And Water Development And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 April 20, 2016
James Inhofe, R-OK
"I hope all 196 of the countries send their representatives to New York because I would love to have them get to know America, travel around, spend their money, and go down historic Highway 66 that goes through my State of Oklahoma. They will have a wonderful time while they are here, but they might as well skip the New York part."
Climate Change April 20, 2016
Sheldon Whitehouse, D-RI
"Look at the academic work of Professor Robert Brulle of Drexel University, Professor Riley Dunlap of Oklahoma State University, and Justin Farrell of Yale University, among others."
Oklahoma City Bombing Anniversary And Nomination Of Merrick Garland April 19, 2016
Harry Reid, D-NV
"The Oklahoma City prosecution ended with convictions and guilty pleas for all who were involved. To this day, Oklahomans still revere Merrick Garland for his good work. Frank Keating, the Governor of Oklahoma at the time of the attack, has been outspoken in his praise of Judge Garland. He told NPR recently:"

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