Floor Statements 2011

July 12, 2011
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia:Mr. Chairman, I offer this amendment today to propose what I believe would be a proactive solution for homeowners when they face unforeseen disasters....
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June 24, 2011
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor Rev. Cessar L. Scott, Sr., Executive Minister of the Baptist General Convention of Virginia. Rev. Scott is retiring this year after 33 years o...
June 23, 2011
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, today I rise to introduce the Center to Advance, Monitor and Preserve University Security (''CAMPUS'') Safety Act of 2011. This legislation passed the House in both...
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June 22, 2011
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor and remember Laurence Butler ''Larry'' Dillard, my longtime Communications Director, trusted advisor and childhood friend....
June 14, 2011
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia:Mr. Chairman, I rise in opposition to the underlying bill and in strong support of the Women, Infants, and Children program that provides food to new mothers, babies, and childre...
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May 23, 2011
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Thank you. I appreciate you yielding time, and appreciate you bringing to the attention of the American public the need for continued support for those who are unemployed....
May 11, 2011
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Chair, I rise in support of the amendment offered by my friend and colleague from Virginia, Mr. CONNOLLY.This amendment would prohibit offshore lease sales from going fo...
May 5, 2011
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Chairman, I rise in support of the amendment.This amendment will ensure that necessary safeguards are in place to protect military training operations, NASA missions, an...
April 14, 2011
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Madam Chair, the Congressional Black Caucus has a long history of submitting fiscally responsible budget alternatives regardless of who may be sitting in the White House or whic...
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April 7, 2011
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, I rise today to introduce the ''Every Student Counts Act,'' legislation that will prioritize high school graduation for all of our nation's students....
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