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House Proceeding on Feb 7th, 2008 :: 0:21:10 to 0:22:41
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John Yarmuth

0:20:07 to 0:21:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Yarmuth

John Yarmuth

0:21:01 to 0:21:10( Edit History Discussion )

John Yarmuth: for another decade, and neither do the american people. the state us quo cannot continue. i would hope that we could continue to work together to bring this war to an end. i yield back.

Bobby L. Rush

0:21:10 to 0:21:22( Edit History Discussion )

Bobby L. Rush: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. for what purpose does the gentleman from illinois rise? >> to address the house for one minute and to revise and

Bobby L. Rush

0:21:10 to 0:22:41( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Bobby L. Rush

Bobby L. Rush

0:21:22 to 0:21:34( Edit History Discussion )

Bobby L. Rush: extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. rush: mr. speaker, i speak about an issue that's close to my heart. personally, as a father, as an american and a member of be congress.

Bobby L. Rush

0:21:34 to 0:21:48( Edit History Discussion )

Bobby L. Rush: there is a plague across this country that is taking the lives of hundreds of thousands of american citizens. and it is disturbing and upsettinthat there is no public outcry over the destruction

Bobby L. Rush

0:21:48 to 0:21:59( Edit History Discussion )

Bobby L. Rush: that it leaves in th its path. the plague is urban violence. mr. speaker, over the christmas break, i was shocked by a piece of news that i saw on "nightline" which detailed how medics which

Bobby L. Rush

0:21:59 to 0:22:16( Edit History Discussion )

Bobby L. Rush: are sent to iraq, are honing their skills by working in urban hospitals attending to gunshot victims. the documentary went on to say that over 75 african-american and latino males are

Bobby L. Rush

0:22:16 to 0:22:33( Edit History Discussion )

Bobby L. Rush: killed in our inner cities on a daily basis. over 75 latinos and african-american males are killed on a daily basis in american streets. a memory -- a number that dwarfs the number of fatalities

Bobby L. Rush

0:22:33 to 0:22:41( Edit History Discussion )

Bobby L. Rush: iraqi and americans that are suffering in the war zone. mr. speaker, we must break this silence and it's time to stop the killing and stop the violence. i yield back the balance of my time. the

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:22:41 to 0:22:51( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from new jersey rise? mr. pallone: to address the house for one minute, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr.

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:22:41 to 0:23:52( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Frank Jr.Pallone

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