Floor Statements

August 4, 2007 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, last night we considered a bill that the Director of National Intelligence said provided everything we needed. We didn't pass that bill, and here we are today. ...
August 3, 2007 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Madam Speaker, it would be better to consider complicated wiretap laws in the process with committee consideration, public hearings, markups, and consider amendments with more ...
July 30, 2007 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, I thank the gentleman for yielding me this time. I rise in support of H.R. 2831, the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. This important legislation overturns the re...
July 23, 2007 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Madam Speaker, I want to thank the gentleman from Illinois for scheduling this special order on the Second Chance Act and for his long and diligent labors to move the bill forw...
July 16, 2007 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, I rise today to stress the importance of health care to the well-being of our children and to our Nation. In 2003, a report was released by the National Academy of ...
July 16, 2007 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Madam Speaker, it is with great pleasure that I rise today to commend the efforts of Operation Smile during their 25 years of service to the United States and to the world....
July 16, 2007 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia:Madam Speaker, I rise in support of House Resolution 487, which recognizes modeling and simulation as a national critical technology. I would like to thank my friend from Virgini...
July 11, 2007 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, I rise in support of the College Cost Reduction Act and the rule which makes in order the manager's amendment to the bill. I would like to thank Chairman Miller an...
July 10, 2007 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Madam Speaker, I rise today to introduce the Every Student Counts Act. In 2001, Congress passed the No Child Left Behind Act with broad bipartisan support....
June 20, 2007 Floor Statements
Mr. SCOTT of Virginia:Mr. Speaker, I rise in support of H.R. 923, the Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act of 2007. This important bill enjoys wide bipartisan and bicameral support....

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