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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
America’S Debt Impacts Illegal Alien Children Solution July 16, 2014
Mo Brooks, R-AL
"Closer to home, we must learn from Puerto Rico, the home for 3.5 million Americans. In February, Puerto Rico‘s sovereign debt was downgraded to junk bond status, thereby damaging Puerto Rico‘s economy for years, if not decades, to come."
Motion To Instruct Conferees On H.R. 3230, Veterans’ Access To Care Through Choice, Accountability, And Transparency Act Of 2014 July 16, 2014
Pete Gallego, D-TX
"I point out that these additional facilities are in places like Texas, Louisiana, Florida, Puerto Rico, California, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Missouri, Tennessee, Illinois, Nebraska, South Carolina, Arizona, New Mexico, New Jersey, Georgia, Hawaii, and Kansas."
Financial Services And General Government Appropriations Act, 2015 July 14, 2014
José Serrano, D-NY
"Now, as I have said on many occasions, for me, this is more than a legislative issue. It is a personal issue. I was born in Puerto Rico, raised in New York, and at times I haven’t been pleased with the relationship and the way Puerto Rico has been treated by this Federal Government."
Domestic Prosperity And Global Freedom Act June 24, 2014
Fred Upton, R-MI
"Last October, we held a forum that consisted of nearly a dozen representatives of foreign governments, as well as the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, all of whom expressed their strong interest in buying LNG from the U.S."
Nomination Of Peter Joseph Kadzik To Be An Assistant Attorney General— Continued June 17, 2014
Bernard Sanders, I-VT
"I will briefly touch on some of the major provisions in the bill. This bill allows for 26 major medical facility leases, which means improved and expanded care for veterans in 17 States and Puerto Rico. There has been some disagreement about a 27th facility located in Oklahoma. That facility was in the original bill I introduced, and I supported its inclusion in final passage."

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