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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.

Sep 19, 2013 Statements

Good afternoon, Chairman Sessions, Ranking Member Slaughter, and members of the Rules Committee. I am here before you today to present H.J.Res. 59, the Continuing Resolution that will keep the government operating following September 30, 2013, the end of the current fiscal year.

Jul 30, 2013 Statements

Mr. Chairman, today I present H.R. 2610, a bill providing fiscal year 2014 appropriations for the Department of Transportation,  the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies. 

Jul 23, 2013 Statements

Mr. Chairman, I rise today in support of H.R. 2397, the Fiscal Year 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Bill.

Jul 23, 2013 Statements

Thank you, Mr. Chairman.  I yield myself 5 minutes to discuss the fiscal year 2014 Defense Appropriations bill. 

Jul 9, 2013 Statements

Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I yield myself three minutes.

It’s my honor to bring the Fiscal Year 2014 Energy and Water bill before the membership of the House.

However, before I go through its highlights, I’d like to thank my ranking member, Congresswoman Kaptur, and all members for their participation in putting this bill together so quickly, and so responsibly.

Jun 5, 2013 Statements

Mr. Chairman, I rise today in support of H.R. 2217, the Fiscal Year 2014 Homeland Security Appropriations.

Jun 5, 2013 Statements

Thank you, Mr. Chairman.  I yield myself as much time as I may consume.

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