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you mentioned that one of the things you do at the heritage foundation is track major supreme court cases and comment about them. remind folks what the piece cross is and what that will decide this term in the supreme court. inst: that piece cross linda's broke, maryland is a cross that honors world war i veterans -- the piece cross in maryland.sburg, it is a symbol of the valor and sacrifice the soldiers made in world war i. the cross was a symbol of the of soldiers throughout not only the u.s. but also in the battlefields in europe. when american soldiers were buried there, they would often put across on their grave. so it has historic sig >> you can find us online at www.c-span.org. we take you live to the capital for a pro forma session.
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of representatives.] the speaker pro tempore: the house will be in order. the chair lays before the house a communication from the speaker. the clerk: the speaker's rooms, washington, d.c., may 28, 2019. i hereby appoint the honorable jennifer wexton to act as speaker pro tempore on this day. signed, nancy pelosi, speaker of the house of representatives. the speaker pro tempore: the prayer will be offered by the guest chaplain, the reverend alisa lasater wailoo of the capitol hill united methodist church in washington, d.c. the chaplain: let us pray.
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god of love, as we return to work after memorial day, help us remember these words of jesus saying, this is my commandment, that you love one another. no one has greater love than this, to lay down one's life for one's friends. thank you, lord, for all american soldiers who put the welfare of others ahead of their own. and literally laid down their lives for us. comfort the gold star families. help us care for them, for all solders who return wounded -- soldiers who return wounded by wars' traumas and all innocent civilians caught in wars' way. thank you, lord, for each civil servant, member of this house,
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their staff, the clerk's office, the chaplain, the custodian, then all who make the work of the people's house possible. help each of us lay down our fears, pride, cynicism, and any sin keeping us from the work you have for us. the hard work of forging peace rather than accepting war. be that battles across the aisle, within our communities, or around your world. today, lord, in all we do, help us live your commandment to love one another. amen. and amen. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to section 3-a of house resolution 389, the journal of the daft a-- of the last day's proceedings is approved. the pledge of allegiance will be led by the gentleman from georgia, mr. bishop. mr. bishop: i pledge allegiance
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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 lays before the house a communication. the clerk: the honorable the speaker, house of representatives. madam, pursuant to the permission granted in clause 2-h of rule 2 of the rules of the u.s. house of representatives, the clerk received the following message from the secretary of the senate on may 28, 2019, at 10:17 a.m. that the senate passed senate 1693, that the senate agreed to senate concurrent resolution 3. with best wished i am, signed, sincerely, robert f. reeves. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from georgia seek recognition mr. bishop: madam speaker, i ask unanimous consent to take from the speaker's table the bill
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h.r. 2157, the supplemental appropriations disaster bill, with the senate amendment thereto and concur in the senate amendment. >> madam speaker. observing the right to object. the speaker pro tempore: the objection is heard. >> madam speaker, i was seeking recognition. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from kentucky objected to the request. >> not before i asked to be recognized. do i not have precedence of recognition, madam speaker? parliamentary inquiry. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does -- for what purpose does the gentleman from georgia seek recognition? >> i ask unanimous consent to take from the speaker's table the bill h.r. 2157, the supplemental appropriations disaster bill, with the senate amendment thereto and concur in the senate amendment. mr. hoyer: madam speaker. madam speaker. the speaker pro tempore: for
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what purpose does the gentleman from maryland seek recognition? mr. hoyer: reserving the right to object, madam speaker. and i of course will not object and i urge my friends in this body not to object. i urge them to do so because millions of people, millions of people are at risk and the sooner that we pass this bill, which we passed in january to the senate, which we passed some three or four weeks ago, needs to be passed as soon as possible for the welfare of our people. -- people of this country who have been attacked by natural disasters. and i urge my friends on the other side of the aisle not to object. the speaker pro tempore: the reservation is withdrawn. for what purpose does the gentleman from kentucky seek recognition? >> madam speaker, reserving the right to object. if the speaker of this house -- the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. >> if the speaker of this house felt that this was must-pass legislation, the speaker of this house should have called a vote on this bill before sending
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every member of congress on recess for 10 days. and i object. the speaker pro tempore: the bjection is heard. for what purpose does the gentleman from georgia seek recognition? >> madam speaker, i ask unanimous consent to take from the speaker's table the bill s. 1693 and ask for its immediate consideration in the house. mr. massie: madam speaker, i object. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from kentucky seek recognition? mr. massie: madam speaker, i object. the speaker pro tempore: the bjection is heard. pursuant to section 3-b of house resolution 39, the house stands adjourned until 4:30 p.m. on thursday, may 30, 2019. >> the complete guide to congress is available.
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mills college in oakland remarks at and boston university law school. we will look back to may 2009 for tulane university. watch speeches tonight at 8:00 p.m. eastern on c-span. watch online anytime at www.c-span.org, and listen on the free c-span radio app. some notable, commencement speeches from around the nation this year. speaking toawley graduates at the kings college, a private christian school in manhattan that has about 500 students. [applause] senator hawley: thank y

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