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Honoring Senator Lois Wolk July 15, 2016
Mike Thompson, D-CA
"Senator Wolk has lived in Davis, California since 1978, and began her career in public service in 1990 when she was elected to the Davis City Council. During her service as a councilmember, Senator Wolk prioritized initiatives that improved environmental sustainability and expanded access to health services for the people of Davis, including leading the efforts to restore and preserve Putah Creek and to build Sutter Davis Hospital."
In Honor Of The Retirement Of K.L.“Koven” Brown June 21, 2016
Mike Rogers, R-AL
"Mr. Brown will be selling his two businesses, K.L. Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Center, which he has owned since 1978, and K.L. Brown Memory Chapel, at the end of this month."
Energy And Water Development And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 April 20, 2016
Benjamin Cardin, D-MD
"Lastly, let me remind my colleagues of what my friends who are actively engaged in the Appalachian Regional Commission in all of the 13 States tell me. Since 1978, this program—every dollar that has been invested by the Appalachian Regional Commission has leveraged an average of $6.40 from the private sector. It leverages private sector investment in the Appalachian region, which is critically important to the economic growth of the Appalachian region. Otherwise, this is a tough area."
Remembering The Historic Meeting Between Taiwan And China Presidents November 19, 2015
Charles Rangel, D-NY
"Mr. Speaker, as someone, who since 1978 has followed with great interest the tinder box of South East Asia, the recent meeting between Taiwan’s President Ma Ying-jeou and China’s President Xi Jinping is an historic event that I did not think I would see in my lifetime."
Honoring Zenobia Brokenbrough September 25, 2015
John Garamendi, D-CA
"Whereas, Zee Brown Brokenbrough has been the Minister of Music at the historic Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Marysville, home to one of California’s oldest choirs since 1978. For the past 10 years, Zee has been the Choir, Musical Theater and Piano teacher at the Marysville Charter Academy for the Arts, one of the highest performing schools in the Yuba-Sutter region. Previously and for many years, Zee taught 3rd grade and music at St. Isidore’s Catholic Church in Yuba City. Zee is an upstanding and inspiring educator who has given years of her time and talent to thousands of students."

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