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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Unauthorized Spending Accountability Act April 27, 2016
Ted Yoho, R-FL
"Yet that dot represents the largest middle class that has ever been allowed to happen. It is the first time there have been property rights that you can have and the right to pursue life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. It is only possible because we had a Constitution that preserved those rights. So I would think we could all come together and protect those rights for the next generation, for the posterity of this Nation."
The Supreme Court Vacancy April 14, 2016
Ted Yoho, R-FL
"Again, those ideologies aren’t Republican; they are not Democrat. They are American ideologies so that we will all benefit. And we all have a hand to preserve those. We can have our differences, but this is one thing we shouldn’t differ on, and this is for the posterity of all Americans: conservatives, liberals, White, Black, anybody else."
Forced Arbitration April 14, 2016
Hank Johnson, D-GA
"The preamble to the U.S. Constitution, which is the introductory statement setting forth the general principles of our American government, reads: “We the people of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.”"
Right To Life January 13, 2016
Todd Rokita, R-IN
"Mr. Speaker, the Declaration of Independence records for posterity the fact that we have been given by our Creator certain unalienable rights. Among these, of course, are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. "
One-Year Anniversary Of The Release Of Alan Gross December 17, 2015
Patrick Leahy, D-VT
"It was only 12 months ago that Senator Flake and I walked up the gangplank onto the President’s plane with Alan and Judy Gross. I took many photographs that day, and our son-in-law, Lawrence Jackson, one of the President’s photographers, was also there recording it for posterity."

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