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hundreds of thousands of refugees that are pouring over the border. that is the bulk of the aid. this is likely to ride on the funding registration. that is driving the funding bill. it's going to grease the wheels in congress to get that bill through. it has a lot of support. host: when it comes to members of congress and them being briefed by the administration on the latest or hearing testimony, will any of that occur this week? guest: we are going to see some additional classified briefings on ukraine. the white house is supposed to come down to congress and fill-in >> this afternoon, debatn
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four bills, including a measure which requires the security department to develop a plan. live coverage of the house here on c-span. 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. march 7, 2022. i hereby appoint the honorable g.k. butterfield to act as speaker pro tempore on this day. signed, nancy pelosi, speaker of the house of representatives. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the order of the house of january 10, 2022, the chair will now recognize members from lists submitted by the majority and minority leaders for morning hour debate. the chair will alternate recognition between the parties. with time equally allocated
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between the parties and in each member other than the majority and minority leaders and minority whip limited to five minutes. but in no event shall debate continue beyond 1:50 p.m. the chair recognizes the gentleman from pennsylvania, mr. mr. joyce: mr. speaker, i ask unanimous consent to rise and address the house. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. joyce: mr. speaker, last week president biden addressed congress and the nation and claimed that he was committed to securing our southern border. but sadly his actions have not matched his words. according to border patrol reports, there were over 150,000 migrant encounters at our southern border just during the month of january. a 96% increase from the previous year. as we stand here today, more drugs, like meth, hair win,
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cocaine, and fentanyl are pouring into our country through our southern border. president biden had a chance to offer solutions to this crisis at the state of the union. but instead he gave flippant remarks that belittled the struggles that american families are currently facing. we can afford to leave our southern border open any longer. we cannot afford to let these drugs continue to kill the fathers, mothers, the sons, and daughters in our communities. mr. speaker, it's time for president biden to get serious about the crisis at our southern border. it's time to give law enforcement the tools that they need. it's time to keep our communities once again safe. thank you. i yield. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the chair recognizes the gentleman from oklahoma, mr. cole. for five minutes. mr. cole: thank you, mr. speaker. mr. speaker, i ask unanimous
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consent to address the house. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. cole: thank you, mr. speaker. mr. speaker, i rise today in honor of the memory of betty wonder, who dedicated many of other 82 years providing unconditional care and comfort to children and adults throughout oklahoma in a professional diagnostic radiology, but primarily out of unwavering view of life guided by integrity. betty arrived in oklahoma city at the university of oklahoma children's hospital in december of 1971. immediately began to make revolutionary changes in her department. she rewrote protocols for the pediatric x-ray to promote a safer experience for children undergoing this procedure. which are still used in radiology departments nationwide today. betty quickly rose throw the -- through the ranks inside the children's hospital, becoming an associate professor of o.u. health sciences center in 1977
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by unanimous vote of the board of regents. as with every position she held, she took this one very seriously and assisted in the development of the curriculum for what is now the radiology technology degree. betty later became the administrative director of radiology in the summer of 1981. she possessed the rare quality of understanding the need for everyone involved to be successful. rarely allowed the lie of honor or esteem to be shown to her from her point of view it was always a group effort or no effort at all. in the early 1980's, betty was instrumental in wrking with others -- working with others in the state to purchase the first m.r.i. machine in oklahoma at the children's hospital. she was very proud of this accomplishment and believe it put children's on the map in terms of expanding diagnostic and treatment options for oklahoma children. throughout her career, she was a
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member of the american society of radiologic technology gist and oklahoma society of radio logic tech no gist. she was the radiology technologist of the year. in retirement she accepted a position on the advisory board of the community works. an oklahoma behavioral and mental health continuum of care. she also reveled in her ability to affect care for children and allow dessents in the department of human services and oklahoma juvenile affairs care. she was hands on with the kids, staff, and her beloved quality assurance program. betty was a teacher to all who were prepared and willing to learn. she brought out the best in people with great respect for their capabilities and humanity. she'll be missed and revered. thank you very much, mr. speaker. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore:
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pursuant to clause 12d.a of rule 12-a rule 1, the chair declares the house in recess until 2 p.m.
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