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Tribute To Lyle W. Jenks March 6, 2014
Jeffrey Denham, R-CA
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to acknowledge and honor the life of an American hero, Lyle W. Jenks, who will be celebrating his 94th birthday on March 29."
Robert Newton Lowry, A True American Hero February 25, 2014
Jeffrey Denham, R-CA
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to acknowledge and honor the life of a true American hero, Robert Newton Lowry, on his 95th birthday. Bob was born on this day, February 25, 1919, 95 years ago, here in Washington, D.C. He considers Modesto, California, his home."
Honoring Dan Bilbrey January 9, 2014
Jeffrey Denham, R-CA
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to acknowledge and honor the life of Mr. Dan Bilbrey, a Vietnam War veteran who served in the Air Force and an outstanding leader in the community of Tracy, California."
Honoring Cindy Marks November 14, 2013
Jeffrey Denham, R-CA
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to acknowledge and honor Cindy Marks, the 2013 President of the California School Boards Association. I want to recognize Cindy for her dedication to education over the past fifteen years. In addition to being a junior high and high school Health Education speaker, she spent the past thirteen years as a host family for unwed pregnant teens, and the past eleven years as a mentor at an inner city Apartment Complex in Modesto working with at-risk youth and youth gang members. These are only a few among her many achievements that deserve to be recognized."
Honoring Monica Nino September 9, 2013
Jeffrey Denham, R-CA
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to acknowledge and honor Monica Nino, former Stanislaus County Chief Executive Officer, and to thank her for her leadership and dedication to the citizens of Stanislaus County."

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