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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Recognizing Bell Street Middle School April 4, 2014
Jeffrey Duncan, R-SC
"You hear a lot about sports teams, but this is a science olympiad team. Each year, the South Carolina Science Olympiad competition brings together schools from all over the State to compete in science-related contests, with the goal of changing the way science is perceived and taught."
Tribute To Billy D. Williams April 2, 2014
James Clyburn, D-SC
"In 1988, Billy was elected to the Florence City Council, where he served for 23 years. During that tenure, he also served as Mayor Pro Tem. During his time as an elected official, he served in several local, state and national capacities. He was one of the founders of the South Carolina Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials and served as its President for several years. He was a board member of the National League of Cities and the National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO), and as a member of the Advisory Board of the National League of Cities."
Declaring March 31 As National Lineman Appreciation Day March 11, 2014
Mick Mulvaney, R-SC
"A couple of weeks ago, Winter Storm Pax hit South Carolina leaving a path of destruction in many of the smaller communities in my district without power, crippled by the ice and snow. It is something that was so dramatic that the executive director of the South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff said that the storm was the most significant weather event in South Carolina since Hurricane Hugo. And I can assure you that, for us, that is saying a lot."
Our Veterans Deserve Our Help March 4, 2014
Joe Wilson, R-SC
"As the son of a veteran, as a retired member of the South Carolina National Guard, and being the very grateful father of four sons currently serving in the military, I appreciate our veterans’ dedication to protect our freedoms. It is my hope this veterans job fair will prove beneficial and recognize the service of our heroes."
Tribute To Brigadier General Calvin H. Elam January 27, 2014
James Clyburn, D-SC
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to pay tribute to Brigadier General Calvin H. Elam on the occasion of his retirement from the South Carolina Air National Guard. The first African American general officer of the South Carolina Air National Guard, General Elam currently serves as the Assistant Adjutant General for Air of the South Carolina National Guard at McEntire Joint National Guard Base in Eastover, South Carolina."

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