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House Proceeding on Jan 21st, 2009 :: 0:16:35 to 0:17:55
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Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:16:32 to 0:16:53( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: we work together to do our best on behalf of the american people. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman yields back the balance of her time. for what purpose ds the gentlelady from texas rise. ms. jackson lee: to address the house for one minute. revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentlady is recognized. ms. jackson lee: thank you, madam speaker. yesterday the theme, one america rolls to the highe mountaintop, as we celebrated the barack obama and vice president biden.

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:16:35 to 0:17:55( Edit History Discussion )
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Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:16:54 to 0:17:14( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: there are many great heroes yesterday. those in the audience and those working for us. i rise today to congratulate one of my own. houston metro police elliott sveumson, who with his quick reaction save add 68-year-old woman who fell on a train station. without his attention to detail, seeing the red line

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:17:15 to 0:17:36( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: train coming very fast, he directed the woman to get under a cove area and remain there because they could not pull her up in quick service, quick attitude, and a great deal of hope. and i'm grateful that there were many from my community who were here to observe and congratulate sveumson, 15-year veteran.

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:17:37 to 0:17:55( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: they were bishop james dictionson, reverend marcus crosby, reverend coldwell, reverend davis and many others are so very proud of the idea that we are in fact our brothers and sisters' keeper. thank you houston metro police officer elliott sveumson, we wish you well and the continued

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