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Oct 7, 2013 Statements
House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers gave the following statement before the House today in support of H.J. Res. 77, the Food and Drug Safety Act.
Oct 4, 2013 Statements
House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers made the following statement on the House floor today in support of H.R. 3223, the Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act, which ensures that federal workers who have been furloughed during the government shutdown will receive back pay.
Oct 4, 2013 Statements
House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers spoke on the House floor today in support of H.J.Res. 75, the Nutrition Assistance for Low-Income Women and Children Act, which provides immediate funding for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children program until December 15, 2013, or until another appropriations bill is enacted.
Oct 4, 2013 Statements
House Appropriations Committee Chairman spoke on the House floor today in support of H.J. Res. 85, the National Emergency and Disaster Recovery Act, which provides immediate, short-term funding for critical Federal Emergency Management Agency programs.
Oct 3, 2013 Statements

House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers today gave the following statement on the Honoring Our Promise to America’s Veterans Act, which passed the House on a vote of 258-157: 

Oct 3, 2013 Statements

House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers gave the following statement on the Pay our Guard and Reserve Act, which passed on a vote of 265-160, on the House floor today:

"Mr. Speaker, I rise today in support of the brave men and women of our military, who stand at the ready to defend this homeland.

Sep 30, 2013 Statements

Mr. Speaker, I rise to move forward once again with H.J. Res. 59, the short-term continuing resolution that will keep the government open after the end of the 2013 fiscal year, at midnight tonight.

Sep 28, 2013 Statements

Mr. Speaker, I rise today to move forward with H.J. Res. 59, the Continuing Resolution that will keep the doors of the government open after the end of the fiscal year on Monday.

Sep 28, 2013 Statements

Good afternoon, Chairman Sessions, Ranking Member Slaughter, and members of the Rules Committee.

I am here before you today to present an amendment to the Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59, the Continuing Resolution that will keep the doors of the government open after the end of the fiscal year on Monday, September 30, 2013.

Sep 20, 2013 Statements

Mr. Speaker, I rise today to present H.J.Res 59, the Continuing Resolution that will keep the government operating into the next fiscal year.

The base CR is straight-forward – it is clean, it is short-term, and it continues reductions in federal discretionary spending. Most importantly, it will prevent a government shutdown.

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