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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015 September 16, 2014
Adam Smith, D-WA
"I was, on a much smaller scale, in the Philippines a number of years back where we trained the Filipino authorities to try to contain various terrorist threats down there."
Comprehensive Immigration Reform June 25, 2014
Colleen Hanabusa, D-HI
"Mr. Speaker, what is wrong with reuniting families, keeping the promises to people like the Filipino World War II veterans, who believed in what General MacArthur said to them? There is nothing wrong with that."
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."

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