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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
In Honor Of Frederick Douglass October 8, 2015
Elijah Cummings, D-MD
"In 1852, Mr. Douglass gave what is regarded as the greatest abolitionist speech, “What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July?” in RochesterNY."
The Progressive Caucus October 8, 2015
Louise Slaughter, D-NY
"Congressional districts throughout this country, including my own of Rochester, New York, will find it very difficult to survive another trade deal that sends our jobs overseas to countries that ignore human rights violations and undermine our laws in public health here at home. During my time in Congress, I have never seen a trade agreement that the United States participated in that benefited either the American manufacturer or the American worker, and everything I know about Trans-Pacific Partnership suggests it will be more of the same."
Congratulating Dr. Barbara Iglewski October 6, 2015
Tom Reed, R-NY
"Dr. Iglewski earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from Alleghany College before earning her master’s and doctorate degrees in microbiology from Penn State University. She currently holds the distinguished positions of Professor Emeritus of Microbiology and Immunology and Director of International Programs at the University of Rochester Medical Center. In addition, she has previously served as Chair of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology and Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Education. Dr. Iglewski has published over 150 research papers and is recognized by the Institute of Scientific Information as a highly cited scientist."
Higher Education Extension Act Of 2015 September 28, 2015
Louise Slaughter, D-NY
"I stood with students and the presidents of colleges and universities in my district, two of whom have received Perkins loans themselves, to voice support for the continuation of the program. Among the people attending were three medical students from the University of Rochester. Heaven knows, we cannot afford to lose the services of three medical students."
Officer Daryl R. Pierson Memorial Post Office Building September 24, 2015
Jason Chaffetz, R-UT
"Mr. Speaker, I move to suspend the rules and pass the bill (H.R. 1884) to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 206 West Commercial Street in East Rochester, New York, as the “Officer Daryl R. Pierson Memorial Post Office Building”."

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