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Barry G. Miller Post Office June 21, 2016
Rod Blum, R-IA
"Mr. Speaker, I move to suspend the rules and pass the bill (H.R. 4372) to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 15 Rochester Street, Bergen, New York, as the Barry G. Miller Post Office."
In Honor Of Mary Catherine (Kitty) Van Bortel May 10, 2016
Chris Collins, R-NY
"Having first worked at Ridley Ford in Webster, New York where she became the top salesperson, Ms. Van Bortel was later a sales manager at Holtz Mercedes-Benz and BMW in Rochester, New York, before opening a used-car lot—her first step toward owning a dealership."
Welcoming Reverend John A. Desocio April 20, 2016
Tom Reed, R-NY
"The Elmira-Corning native dedicated his early years to service in his community by volunteer firefighting. He went on to complete his undergraduate career at St. John Fisher College in Pittsford, New York. He would later receive his master of divinity and master of arts from Saint Bernard’s Seminary in Rochester, New York. Father DeSocio was ultimately ordained as a Roman Catholic priest in 1978. Father was also chaplain for Ithaca College."
Victims Of Gun Violence April 15, 2016
Scott Peters, D-CA
"Rochester, New York, August 19, 2015: Johnny Johnson, 25 years old; Rayquan Manigault, 19; Jonah Barley, 17."
Rochester Institute Of Technology’S Gravitational Wave Discovery April 12, 2016
Louise Slaughter, D-NY
"Mr. Speaker, two weeks ago, our understanding of the universe leapt forward when gravitational waves were first detected. I rise today to recognize that achievement and honor six researchers from the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) who were part of one of the most significant scientific discoveries in a century."

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