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House Proceeding on Jan 13th, 2010 :: 1:39:05 to 1:42:00
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Judy Biggert

1:39:02 to 1:39:22( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: i wish the program much success in the 2010 season, an reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves. the gentleman from pennsylvania. mr. platts: thank you, madam speaker. i yield such time as the the distinguished gentlewoman from illinois, the gentlelady, judy biggert. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman is recognized.

Judy Biggert

1:39:05 to 1:42:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Judy Biggert

Judy Biggert

1:39:23 to 1:39:44( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: mrs. biggert: i thank the gentleman for yielding. madam speaker, i rise today in support of house resolution 1001, recognizing north central college in naperville, illinois, in my district, for exceptional athletic and academic achievements. on november 21, 2009, the north strell men's cross-untry --

Judy Biggert

1:39:45 to 1:40:05( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: central men's cross-country won the division iii national championship. team members, and i am going to go over their names again, because i think this is so important, neal klein, michael spain, ryan carrigan, nathaniel hird, kyle brady, nathan rutz and sean carlson earned

Judy Biggert

1:40:06 to 1:40:27( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: all-american status, placing them in an elite group of national athletes. additional, coach al carius was named 2009 ncaa division iii national cross-country coach of the year by the u.s. track and field and cross-country association. these dedicated yng men of the team spent countless hours training and preparing for

Judy Biggert

1:40:28 to 1:40:49( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: their outstanding cross-country season, ultimately winning nearly every meet in which they participated. the success of the north central men's cross-country team isut one example of the high caliber of the college students in both athletic and academic pursuits. i think this resolution is a great opportunity to encourage

Judy Biggert

1:40:50 to 1:41:12( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: excellence among best students. when you look at the students, you say this is athletics, this isn't academic, i think it goes hand in hand.

Judy Biggert

1:41:13 to 1:41:34( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: the exercise is improving the capability of our brain. i think so many times you think this is a little side but i think it's important. i'm proud to say that illinois is the only state in the union that requires gym or some sort

Judy Biggert

1:41:35 to 1:41:55( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: of athletics for every student in the state. and i wish more states could have the same opportunity for the kids to pursue the -- their sports. but -- this is a great opportunity to talk about excellence in both athletics and ademics.

Judy Biggert

1:41:56 to 1:42:01( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: i'd urge my colleagues to join me in recognizing the north central men's cross country

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