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House Proceeding on Jan 13th, 2010 :: 1:15:10 to 1:18:15
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Jo Bonner

1:15:07 to 1:15:27( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: alabama can share our pride. i thank you for your kind words. i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves. the gentleman from kentucky. mr. guthrie: i have another speaker. i would like to yield as much consume, another gentleman from alabama, mr. bonner. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from alabama is recognized for as much time as he might consume. mr. bonner madam

Jo Bonner

1:15:10 to 1:18:15( Edit History Discussion )
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Jo Bonner

1:15:28 to 1:15:49( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: speaker. mr. kildee, i want to personally thank you on behalf of alabama fans all across the nation for bringing this important resolution to the house floor today. mark ingram is an exceptional athlete. as my colleagues have noted, he won the heisman trophy for the first time in the history of the university of alabama to bring this honor and distinction to our storied and b

Jo Bonner

1:15:50 to 1:16:12( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: university. but mark ingram is also an outstanding young man. i know the people in michigan, especially the people of flint, are proud of what he's accomplished. but people all across america, especially young people, as look to so many athletes and actors and politicians

Jo Bonner

1:16:13 to 1:16:33( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: sometimes disappoint us, here you've got a young man, 19 old, who on the night received the highest athletic award that can be bestowed upon a college football player, stood and with tears in his eyes proudly thanked god, thanked his family, thanked even his

Jo Bonner

1:16:34 to 1:16:57( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: teachers, the professors at the university of alabama, for helping to give him this opportunity. thanked, as my friend from kentucky said, the offensive line, the quarterback, the others who helped make this not just an individual award but a team award. as i think about my own children, a 14-year-old dahter, lee, and 11-year-old

Jo Bonner

1:16:58 to 1:17:20( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: son, robin, i liked to know there are young role models like there for children all across america to be proud of and to look up to. yes, mark ingram is a tremendous athlete. as my colleagues have already noted, he is not only the -- set the single season rushing record at the university of alabama, when you think about the great

Jo Bonner

1:17:21 to 1:17:41( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: names who played running back, johnny museo, sean alexander, bobby humphrey, that's saying a lot. but mark ingram is also a deans list student. my sister, judy, is the provost at the university of alabama, chief academic officer. she says the faculty at the university look at mark with awe at what he does not only on the athletic field but in the

Jo Bonner

1:17:42 to 1:18:03( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: classroom as well. he's a deans list student and he's certainly setting the highest standard any student at the university of alabama. so, it goes without saying, madam speaker, that we are all proud, the people of michigan, the people of alabama, and people all across this cuntry that a young man can come to the

Jo Bonner

1:18:04 to 1:18:16( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: university of alabama, someone who didn't even know if he would be starting in running at the running back position at the beginning of the year, and contribute to his team to win the 13th national championship

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