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Honoring Doyle And Rebecca Corman For Their Impact On Centre County Youth April 20, 2016
Glenn Thompson, R-PA
"Mr. Speaker, I rise to congratulate Doyle and Becky Corman for earning the Joe and Sue Paterno Community Impact Award in recognizing their dedication and their contributions to the youth of Centre County, Pennsylvania."
Honoring Joe Paterno February 9, 2012
Mike Kelly, R-PA
"My thoughts of Coach Paterno go way back to the time when I was a really young guy in Butler, Pennsylvania, and Coach Paterno at that time was an assistant coach for Rip Engle. Coach Paterno would come into our high school, and he was very close friends with my high school coach, Art Bernardi."
In Honor Of Penn State’S Football Coach, Joe Paterno November 3, 2011
Glenn Thompson, R-PA
"I rise today to honor one of the legends of college football, Penn State’s football coach, Joe Paterno, who this past weekend scored his 409th victory as head coach. The win took place on a snowy State College afternoon where the Nittany Lions defeated the University of Illinois."
Recognizing Mr. Carmen A. Policy June 3, 2011
Tim Ryan, D-OH
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor Mr. Carmen A. Policy, who received the prestigious National Education and Leadership Award from the Sons of Italy Foundation on May 25th. This award is presented by the foundation annually to the Italian American who has upheld a commitment to educational excellence, leadership and the betterment of society. Previous recipients of this outstanding award include Joe Paterno and Antonin Scalia."
Congratulating Joe And Suzanne Paterno On Their Receipt Of The American Jewish Committee Leadership Award March 11, 2011
Chaka Fattah, D-PA
"Mr. Speaker, the name “Paterno” is legend across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The successes of Joe Paterno, as football coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions since 1966, compiling an astonishing 401 victories, 24 bowl game triumphs, five undefeated seasons and two national championships, are well known to even the most casual sports fans."

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