Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
TRIBUTE TO THOMAS G. HUNGAR; Congressional Record Vol. 164, No. 207
(Extensions of Remarks - January 02, 2019)
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[Extensions of Remarks] [Page E1746] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] TRIBUTE TO THOMAS G. HUNGAR _____ HON. GREGG HARPER of mississippi in the house of representatives Thursday, January 3, 2019 Mr. HARPER. Mr. Speaker, on behalf of myself and Mr. Brady of Pennsylvania, the Ranking Member of the Committee on House Administration, I would like to take this opportunity to recognize Thomas G. Hungar for his distinguished service as General Counsel to the House of Representatives. Drawing on his mastery of constitutional law and broad litigation experience, Mr. Hungar has provided thoughtful and effective legal advice to Members, Committees, and staff on a host of legal matters, without regard to political affiliation. As the House's top lawyer, Mr. Hungar has employed his considerable expertise and sound judgment to protect and strengthen the institutional prerogatives of the House, rightfully earning him the respect and admiration of the entire House community. Of particular importance to the Committee on House Administration, Mr. Hungar has skillfully counseled the Committee's Members and staff on a wide range of significant matters with far-reaching institutional implications. Mr. Hungar has also been a trusted advisor to the Chief Administrative Officer of the House. Mr. Hungar has been a source of tremendous leadership and legal advice to the Committee and the House. On behalf of the Members of the Committee on House Administration and the Committee staff, we thank Mr. Hungar for his service to the House and wish him the very best as he takes the next step in his illustrious career. ____________________