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House Proceeding 02-04-10 on Feb 4th, 2010 :: 0:10:15 to 0:11:00
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Phil Gingrey

0:10:00 to 0:10:20( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: 29, russia's fifth generation fighter jet with stealth capabilities successfully completed their test flight. it comes on theheels of the obama administration's decision to terminate production of our own fifth generation air superiority fighter, the f-22 rafter.

Phil Gingrey

0:10:15 to 0:11:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Phil Gingrey

Phil Gingrey

0:10:21 to 0:10:42( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: the decision to end the program was clearly not driven by military requirements as the long-standing requirement developed to meet the national military stragy is 381. while president obama and secretary gates were spending great capital ensuring the air force by nearly 200 f-22's,

Phil Gingrey

0:10:43 to 0:11:01( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: it's clear what the russians have been doing. air superiority is not something we should take for granted, madam speaker, for -- the president's short-sighted decision on the f-22's ignores the possibility at some point in the future we can find ourselves in conflict with a conventional military power

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