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House Proceeding on Feb 13th, 2008 :: 1:57:17 to 1:59:56
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Rush D. Holt

1:54:37 to 1:57:17( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Rush D. Holt

Rush D. Holt

1:57:04 to 1:57:17( Edit History Discussion )

Rush D. Holt: that would keep america safe. i would guess i was not in those meetings. i was not one of the select group of people that was informed. you would think they would say, what are the civil

Mac Thornberry

1:57:17 to 1:57:33( Edit History Discussion )

Mac Thornberry: liberty implications of this? how are we using these tools? where does it fit? and who is going to be working on this program? who do we need to partner with? mr. hastings: i yield the gentleman

Mac Thornberry

1:57:17 to 1:59:56( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mac Thornberry

Mac Thornberry

1:57:33 to 1:57:51( Edit History Discussion )

Mac Thornberry: an additional minute. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for and additional minute. mr. hoekstra: and there might have been certain companies or individuals that were identified

Mac Thornberry

1:57:51 to 1:58:15( Edit History Discussion )

Mac Thornberry: as saying, these folks are going to partner with us and have partnered with us because they can help provide us with the information that will keep us safe and do it in a legal way. since that

Mac Thornberry

1:58:15 to 1:58:34( Edit History Discussion )

Mac Thornberry: time and since this program became public, there's been all kinds of accusations out there, but the bottom line is there may have been people and corporations that when the president

Mac Thornberry

1:58:34 to 1:58:47( Edit History Discussion )

Mac Thornberry: and congress went to them and said, we need your help to keep america safe they stepped -- they may have stepped up to the plate and provided us with the assistance that w e knew that on

Mac Thornberry

1:58:47 to 1:59:05( Edit History Discussion )

Mac Thornberry: a bipartisan basis the executive branch and congress said we need to do this and we need to do it that's legal and consistent within the law. and the bottom line is this is dealt with in the

Mac Thornberry

1:59:05 to 1:59:22( Edit History Discussion )

Mac Thornberry: senate bill. they recognize the help. they don 't throw these people under the bus after we ask them to help. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from new york. mr. hoekstra: with that i yield

Mac Thornberry

1:59:22 to 1:59:41( Edit History Discussion )

Mac Thornberry: back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from new york. n mr. arcuri: and i appreciate my colleague's passion on this issue. certainly it's a type of issue that illicits real

Mac Thornberry

1:59:41 to 1:59:56( Edit History Discussion )

Mac Thornberry: passion from people. we need to be sure that the steps we take are deliberative and thoughtful. certainly reacting to an issue such as this in a passionate way may deprive us of taking

Vito Fossella

1:59:56 to 2:00:18( Edit History Discussion )

Vito Fossella: the necessary steps we need to ensure that the liberty of our citizens is kept intact. again, i would -- i would point out that this bill is asking for an additional 21 days within which

Vito Fossella

1:59:56 to 2:02:09( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Vito Fossella

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