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lakeland, florida. go ahead. caller: i hope i do not get cut off because of my starting point. sometimes as i watch. >> you may get cut off by the u.s. house. go ahead. caller: ok, the thing of it is. if everyone that does listen and first thing, as a -- is to havebe my heart right with god, and scripture says you will know the truth and the truth will set you free. host: sorry to let you go, but we will break away with a reminder that coming up next we will talk to bill mccollum who served as one of the managers during the impeachment of president clinton in 1998, later on ambassador nancy sauter berg served as national security
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advisor will discuss the security and diplomatic aspects of the impeachment inquiry. the house coming in for a pro forma. it should be brief. live coverage on c-span.
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the chair lays before the house the following communication.
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the clerk: the honorable the speaker, house of representatives. madam, i write to inform you that i have notified california governor gavin newsome of my resignation from the u.s. house of representatives effective november 3, 2019. i came to congress as part of an unprecedented movement, one that proved the country was ready for a new kind of leader. as one of the youngest members of congress, the first openly lgbtq woman elected to congress from california in a first time candidate with no family background in politics who rejected corporate pack money to focus on the priorities of individual people, my goal was to show every constituent that they have a voice and a place in the halls of power. i could not be prouder of what we accomplished together and what it means for the future of our country. working tirelessly for the people of california's 25th congressional district has been my lifetime and my lifetime an
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service to california and the nation does not end here. my decision to resign my post is guided by my commitment to doing the most good for the most people. no matter how hard it is. as i turn my attention to other battles for now, i leave with deep gratitude and commitment to the success and well-being of my wonderful community and my incredible colleagues, especially my fellow members of the freshmen class who have brought unprecedented promise of vigor and vision to congress. i will continue to fight for them, for our ideals, and for a better america for all. i look forward to continuing our important work together long into the future wherever the road may take us. signed, sincerely, katie hill, member of congress. the speaker pro tempore: under clause 5-d of rule 20, the chair announces to the house that in light of the resignation of the the gentlewoman from california, ms. hill, the whole number of he house is 431.
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the chair lays before the house the following 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 november 4, 2019, at 1:35 p.m. that the senate passed without amendment h.r. 2423. that the senate passed with an amendment h.r. 3055. with best wishes i am, signed incerely, cheryl l. johnson. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to section 4-b of house resolution 656, the house stands adjourned until 1:00 p.m. on friday, november 8, 2019.

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