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including the identity of the person, the name of the person who was arrested, sometimes other information about them. except for c.b.p. and i.c.e. why is it that i.c.e. does not release information on people -- the names and identities of peopleested like o enrcement agencies? tom: that's something i'm working on. i know that's a privacy issue. from my attorneys. my privacy office. i think we should release them. if you are a criminal that we have arrested, my personal opinion, they should be released. lawyers and privacy deal with that. they know how i feel. we need to be as transparent as we can. that's what i'm pushing for. i got to abide by lawyers and privacy deal department policy and i got to abide by the law. i'm not an attorney. i have asked the same question and that's what we can do differently within the confines of the law >> we'll break away from this u.s. ke you live to the
house. they start their legislative work now. they'll debate begin at 4:30 this afternoon. today members debating seven bills from the natural resources committee, including one to make route 66 a national historic trail. live coverage of the house u.s. house. they now here on c-span. the speaker pro tempore: the house will be in order. the prayer will be offered by our chaplain, father conroy. chaplain conroy: let us pray. eternal god we give you thanks for giving us another day. we thank you once again that we, your creatures, can come before you and ask guidance for the men and women of the people's house. send your spirit of wisdom as they face this day with difficult decisions to be made. determining among competing interests to appropriate funds for the programs required to serve the needs of our nation. as voters in many states go to the polls today, bless our
citizens with wisdom as well. and a purity of intention to weigh in on those issues of great import in these times. bless us this day and every day and may all that is done here this day be for your greater honor and glory, amen. the speaker pro tempore: the chair has examined the journal of the last day's proceedings and announces tohouse his approval thereof. puuant to clause 1 of rule 1 the journal stands approve thsmed epledge of allegiance will be led by the gentleman from south carolina, mr. wilson. mr. wilson: everyone, including our guests in the gallery, please join in. i pledge allegiance to the flag of the united states of america and to the republic for which it stands, one nation, under god, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.
the speaker pro tempore: the chair willeceive a message. the messenger: mr. speaker, a message if the president of the un stas. the staspmrker. the speaker pro tempore: mr. secretary. the secretary: i'm directed by the president of the united states to deliver to the house of representatives a message in writing. the speaker pro tempore: the chair will entertain requests for one-minute speeches. for what purposdo the gentleman from south carolina seek recognition? without objection, the gentleman s recognized for one minute. mr. wilson: an extraordinary highlight for me on friday was foxive a momentous event on news with harris faulkner. discussing north korean talks envoy a prelude to the coming to the white house to deliver the letter from the envoy. we were waiting a delivery of a
letter to the white house rather than a missile to vaporize the american territory of guam. vice president mike pence, the president has capable associates to work for peace through strength, including mike pompeo, ambassador john bolton and ambassador niki haley. americans are safer today and america is maintaining its leadership while its citizens are enriched. we'll never forget september 11 and the global war on terrorism. congratulations, harris faulkner, on the book out today, "nine rules of engagement: a military brat's guide to life and success." the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one minute. r.oe: mr. speaker, othe
rainy early morning of this past sunday at 1:56 a.m., june 3, a bright beam of hopeful light burst through the darkness. her name, is emerson ryan onune 3 is also the birth of -- birthday of her mother, my formech of stf. this new miracle of birth is the best birthday present a mother could have. have. a tiny baby girl. she was born here in our nation's capital, washington, d.c. parents, gfments ina and tucker are proud of their new seven pound two ounce blessing from god. every time a new life is brought into the world, we're reminded of all that is good and right. mr. speaker, the miracle of birth is the happiest day of the year. emmy was born in the most marvelous and free country on earth, america. i know her wonderful parents will instill a love of liberty, justice, and courage. one day her small little hands
will shape our future. every time a child is born, god smiles and makes a bet on the future of all of us. happy birthday, emmy, happy birthday, gina. that's just the way it is. i yield back. the speaker pro tpore: for what ppes t gentleman from arkansas seek recognition. >> asknanimous consent to address the house for one minute. revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one minute. >> mr. speaker, thank you. i rise today to recognize a great citizen of arkansas, and one of the pillars of scouting in our state. john carmen. john is retiring after 21 years of service as the scouting executive of the area council. mr. hill: he's the longest in the cout executive history of the council. during his tenure, john played an instrumental role in more than doubling the council's territory, currently encompassing over half the geography and population of the state of arkansas. also under john's leadership, the council for the first time
ever was recognized as a gold level council by the boy scouts of america, journey to excellence program. the highest award a council can earn. after a 35-year career as a professional scouter, john and mary plan to move to in the history of the council. during his tenure, john louisville, kentucky and spend more time with their beautiful family. my congratulations to john on an incredible career and best wishes for his future endeavors. thank you, mr. speaker. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from pennsylvania seek recognition. >> mr. speaker, request unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one minute. mr. thompson: mr. speaker, i rise today to recognize six high school honor students from pennsylvania's fifth congressional district chosen to represent the commonwealth of pennsylvania as delegates at the congress of fure medical leaders. were llowing students
selected to attend the event take place june 25 tts.see 27 in lowell, it'sa of arendon. taylor of mount union. daniel of corey. serena of warren. selena foster of sheffield. and monica of du bois. these outstanding stts wer take to june 27 in lowell, massachusetts. it'sa of required to achieve a 3.5 g.p.a. to be nominated for these honors. only programmed by their teachers or the national academy of future physicians and medical scientists. the event aims to encourage and guide the top students in our country who hope to become physicians or medical scientists. chosen delegates at the congress represent all 50 states and puerto rico. mr. speaker, i congratulate these students on this tremendous accomplishment and i wish them the best of luck as they continue their path to leading our nation's medical profession. thank you, mr. speaker. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from new york seek recognition. >> request unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. reed my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one minute. >> mr. speaker, rise toda to
honor mr. roderick allison, acting deputy administrator of the transportation security administration. who recently announced his retirement from t.s.a. after 33 years of government service. his career began in 1985 with 13 years in the u.s. army at the national security agency and seventh special forces group. in 199 , his career with the federal air marshall service began when the program was then part of the f.a.a. mr. katko: following the events of 9/11, he returned to the federal air marshall service and served with distinction several critical roles throughout t.s.a., including acting administrator, aggetting chief of staff, d acting chief ofperaions. since becomingrector of the federal air marshall service in may of 2014, he has been widely recognid for s resolute leadership, integrity, and commitment to the mission of t.s.a. and the federal air marshall service. he truly is a leader among leaders. he's established a lasting legacy both through action and
aksure they're good citizens to take care of us in the future. >> i think the most important issue in north dakota is diversifying our economy to deal with lower energy and cultural price probably what i feel educationally is one of the biggest issues is really working with our students that have behavior and social problems, lack of support, lack of whether it would be beds for kids that need to be in placement, whatever it might be, but we're just finding that we don't, right now we don't have the resources we need to help these ids be successful. >> the mos pressing issue is funding. funding is really tight in our state. >> voices from the states.
part of c-span's 50 capitals tour and our stops in pier, south dakota, and bismarck, orth dakota. >> former navy secretary richard dan zig outlined his new r about the potential risks and ology, speaking at -- emergingli the center for new american securityerinas h compared the technology development efforts of the u.s. speakers included former joint chiefs of staff vice chair cartwright and several military experts, this is about an hour. >> welcome, everyone, i'm paul.