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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Philippines Charitable Giving Assistance Act March 24, 2014
Mike Thompson, D-CA
"Following this disaster, there was an outpouring of support for the people of the Philippines and from people around our country, including a number of folks in my district, particularly members of the Filipino American community, like Norma Placido, president of the Filipino Community of Solano County, and members of the Filipino American Chamber of Solano County. Many of my constituents have family members in the Philippines that were affected by this typhoon, and they are trying to do everything possible to help them rebuild."
The U.S. Post-Typhoon Response In The Philippines: Health And Human Rights Issues December 16, 2013
Christopher Smith, R-NJ
"That resiliency was best summed up by Archbishop Jose Palma of Cebu who said “the Typhoon was the strongest in the world … but our faith in the Lord is even stronger … no calamity or natural devastation can quench the fire of our hope. The Filipino soul is stronger than Yolanda.”"
U.S. Response To Typhoon Haiyan November 21, 2013
Eric Swalwell, D-CA
"I am committed to making sure the U.S. is doing everything it can to help the Filipino people as they begin to rebuild their lives following this horrific storm."
Super Typhoon Haiyan November 14, 2013
Jackie Speier, D-CA
"The gentleman from California, Congressman Honda, and I have introduced a resolution, and I hope the House will take it up swiftly, seeking support for the Filipino people and providing the aid they need."
Typhoon Haiyan November 13, 2013
Madeleine Bordallo, D-GU
"As we have done in the past, we will stand by our allies in need, and I commend the Obama administration for rushing to the aid of the Filipino people. Also, I commend the efforts of the Filipino community of Guam, the Government of Guam, and the local nonprofits and businesses for mobilizing to provide resources to their counterparts. Like Operation Tomodachi, we are rushing to the aid of the Philippines. This is how we demonstrate our commitment to the Pacific partners."

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