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House Proceeding on Feb 5th, 2007 :: 0:50:00 to 0:51:32
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Maxine Waters

0:46:41 to 0:50:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Maxine Waters

Maxine Waters

0:49:43 to 0:50:00( Edit History Discussion )

Maxine Waters: back the balance of my time, and i thank representative towns for the attention that he's given to this issue. thank you. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from new york. mr. towns: thank

Edolphus Towns

0:50:00 to 0:50:10( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: you very much. mr. speaker, how much time is left? the speaker pro tempore: 10 1/2 minutes. mr. towns: i must submit, i will not take it all. i would like to thank the staff members. i would like

Edolphus Towns

0:50:00 to 0:51:32( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Edolphus Towns

Edolphus Towns

0:50:10 to 0:50:23( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: to thank the leadership of the committees and, of course, that have been very involved in this issue because it's a very serious issue. people are dying because of the fact in a we are not paying

Edolphus Towns

0:50:23 to 0:50:36( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: enough attention to this disease. so i want to thank people like congresswoman barbara lee of california and congresswoman maxine waters and, of course, many others who have been there

Edolphus Towns

0:50:36 to 0:50:49( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: in the forefront indicating the fact that the time to do something is now. this resolution sort of highlights how important this issue is and that we must begin to address it. so i'm hoping that

Edolphus Towns

0:50:49 to 0:50:58( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: the members of the united states congress will join us in supporting this resolution, and not only that but to help us get information out to people. people need to be tested, but not only need to

Edolphus Towns

0:50:58 to 0:51:19( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: be tested. when they're tested they need to have treatment. it's one thing to test. it's another thing to have treatment. just to test to be testing does not make a lot of sense. but when you

Edolphus Towns

0:51:19 to 0:51:32( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: test and then you have a treatment program that -- and get education out, then it makes a lot of sense. ms. waters: will the gentleman yield? mr. towns: i will yield. ms. waters: congresswoman barbara

Maxine Waters

0:51:32 to 0:51:43( Edit History Discussion )

Maxine Waters: lee is at the other podium. in the work that we have all been doing, we have been trying so hard to educate all of our young people in our communities about h.i.v. and aids and how they can

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