July 9, 2015

“Mr. Speaker, there are days in this House when morality and the values of our country as articulated in the Declaration of Independence and in the Constitution of our country summons us to vote as Americans – as moral Representatives and as Representatives of the values of our country. Today is such a day, my colleagues.

June 25, 2015

Mr. Speaker, I express my deep disappointment that the House will adjourn without having concluded its business. 

June 18, 2015

This essentially will be the sixtieth vote – over the next two days, four days – on the repeal of the Affordable Care Act.

June 18, 2015

Mr. Speaker, this week, we mark three years since President Obama created the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals [program] or DACA. 

June 18, 2015

Mr. Speaker, I would simply observe sadly that the representation the House can work its will on an issue of great importance to the United States and to jobs in the United States will not be brought to this Floor, notwithstanding the fact that 180 Democrats have signed a discharge petition and 60 Republicans filed a bill to extend the Export-Import Bank. 

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