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Financial Institution Bankruptcy Act Of 2014 December 1, 2014
Spencer Bachus, R-AL
"Bankruptcy Act and Ensuing Legislative Refinement Process On July 15, 2014, the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law conducted a hearing on a discussion draft of the Financial Institution Bankruptcy Act. The witnesses at the hearing were: Donald S. Bernstein, Esq., partner and head of Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP’s Insolvency and Restructuring Practice; Stephen E. Hessler, Esq., Partner, Kirkland & Ellis, LLP; Professor Thomas H. Jackson, Simon Business School, University of Rochester; and, Professor Stephen J. Lubben, Seton Hall Law School. All four witnesses, including the Minority witness, testified that they believed the Financial Institution Bankruptcy Act, subject to certain technical modifications, should be enacted into law. Following the hearing, the Committee received comments on the Financial Institution Bankruptcy Act from, among others, the Federal Reserve, the FDIC, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges, the National Bankruptcy Conference, and the International Swaps and Derivatives Association. The comments received from these parties served as the basis for the revisions to the discussion draft that was the subject of the July 15 Subcommittee hearing."
American Jobs November 19, 2014
Louise Slaughter, D-NY
"Every time the Congress debates a trade agreement, they make these grand promises. I remember NAFTA. They said 250,000 brand-new jobs were going to be coming to Rochester, New York. None of it ever happened. We were promised this great, bright future that didn’t show up."
Recognizing Reverend Dr. James Cherry, Sr. Of Aenon Missionary Baptist Church Of Rochester, New York, Upon His Retirement September 19, 2014
Louise Slaughter, D-NY
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to pay homage to the life and ministry of the Reverend Dr. James Cherry, Sr. Reverend Cherry is the long-serving, revered and accomplished pastor of the highly regarded Aenon Missionary Baptist Church in Rochester, New York."
Personal Explanation September 10, 2014
Ron Barber, D-AZ
"On rollcall No. 482, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1335 Jefferson Road in Rochester, New York, as the “Specialist Theodore Matthew Glende Post Office,” I would have voted “aye.”"
The Fight Against Als July 17, 2014
Sheldon Whitehouse, D-RI
"A series of tests at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, would reveal that amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, a disease that causes nerve cells to stop working and die, was robbing Gehrig’s swing of its fabled power."

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