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The Congressional Gold Medal awarded to Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King

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Raoul Wallenberg receives Congressional Gold Medal.

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10:18 A.M. - DEBATE - Pursuant to a previous order of the House of Wednesday, July 23, 2014, the amendment numbered 1 printed in the Congressional Record is considered adopted. The House proceeded with one hour debate on H. Con. Res. 105.
10:18 A.M. - Considered pursuant to a previous order. H. Con. Res. 105 — "Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces, other than Armed Forces required to protect United States diplomatic facilities and personnel, from Iraq."
10:18 A.M. - Consideration initiated pursuant to a previous order.
10:02 A.M. - ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speechesh which by direction of the Chair, would be limited to 5 per side of the aisle.
10:02 A.M. - PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. Poe of TX to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
450 07-24 H R 3230 Failed Veterans’ Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014
449 07-24 H R 3393 Passed Student and Family Tax Simplification Act
448 07-24 H R 3393 Failed Student and Family Tax Simplification Act
447 07-24 H R 5111 Passed To improve the response to victims of child sex trafficking
446 07-24 H R 4984 Passed To amend the loan counseling requirements under the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes

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