Floor Statements

June 5, 2008 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, I rise today in support of H.R. 5540, the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network Continuing Reauthorization Act. I commend my colleague from Maryland (Mr. Sarbanes)...
June 3, 2008 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Madam Speaker, I rise with great pride to call attention to a group of young women who have distinguished themselves, their school, their community, and the Commonwealth of Virginia....
May 20, 2008 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Madam Speaker, May 30th, 2002 Attorney General John Ashcroft changed the guidelines established by Attorney General Edward Levi in 1976 to curb abuses by the Federal Bureau of ...
May 19, 2008 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Today we take urgent action to prevent a critically important immigration program from expiring. No one disputes that there is a health care crisis in this country....
May 19, 2008 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, August 27 will mark the 100th anniversary of the birthday of Lyndon Baines Johnson, the 36th President of the United States. President Johnson served his home Stat...
May 19, 2008 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, we have seen the price of oil skyrocket, from about $50 a barrel only a year ago, to nearly $128 a barrel as of last week. The retail price of gasoline has likewis...
May 19, 2008 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, Memorial Day is a solemn time when we, as a Nation, commemorate the ultimate sacrifice that our brave men and women in uniform have made for us....
May 19, 2008 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, we owe a duty to protect foreign nationals who provide valuable service to our soldiers, diplomats, and other government officials overseas....
May 15, 2008 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentleman for yielding. As many of our student veterans have come to realize, the current Montgomery GI Bill falls far short in meeting the needs ...
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May 14, 2008 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, I rise to speak in honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. As a member of the Congressional Asian American Pacific American Caucus, and as the only Member ...

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