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House Proceeding 01-06-09 on Jan 6th, 2009 :: 1:02:30 to 1:04:45
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Kathy Castor

1:02:26 to 1:02:46( Edit History Discussion )

Kathy Castor: offer an alternative. . known for 100 years and respected in this house as the motion to recommit. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from new york. ms. slaughter: i'm pleased to yield two minutes to the gentlewoman from florida, ms.

Kathy Castor

1:02:30 to 1:04:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Kathy Castor

Kathy Castor

1:02:47 to 1:03:08( Edit History Discussion )

Kathy Castor: cassor. -- ms. castor. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from florida is recognized for two minutes. ms. castor: mr. speaker, i thank the gentlewoman, the chair of the rules committee, yielding the time. mr. speaker, this rules package

Kathy Castor

1:03:09 to 1:03:30( Edit History Discussion )

Kathy Castor: also contains the first step in the march toward economic recovery in that it provides for consideration, allows consideration by this congress for the paycheck fairness act and the lily lbetter act. we're going to reverse a very

Kathy Castor

1:03:31 to 1:03:51( Edit History Discussion )

Kathy Castor: an act cro -- anachronistic decision of the supreme court about job discrimination based on sex. in this country, women are still earning 78 cents for every dollar a man makes in the same position. despite attempts by thi

Kathy Castor

1:03:52 to 1:04:12( Edit History Discussion )

Kathy Castor: congress, during the 110th congress, we were unable to beat back the opposition of the white house. well, this is a new day and a new direction for america because now we will have someone in the white house that will value equal opportunity in employment and education and housing and other fields. indeed, the president-elect has

Kathy Castor

1:04:13 to 1:04:34( Edit History Discussion )

Kathy Castor: stated that he would -- he intends to invite ms. ledbetter to the white house and he understands that this bill is part of a broader effort to update the social contract, to value equal pay for equal work. this is something congresswoman rosa dilauro, speaker nancy

Kathy Castor

1:04:35 to 1:04:46( Edit History Discussion )

Kathy Castor: pelosi, and the rules committee chair louise slaughter have fought for year after year after year to recognize the

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