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House Proceeding on Feb 23rd, 2009 :: 0:11:15 to 0:13:05
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Frank R. Wolf

0:11:11 to 0:11:31( Edit History Discussion )

Frank R. Wolf: know that the democrats could have saved stimulus jobs for citizens, but intentionally decided to give jobs to illegal immigrants instead. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from virginia rise? >> to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend. ? the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. wolf: mr. speaker, i rise

Frank R. Wolf

0:11:15 to 0:13:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Frank R. Wolf

Frank R. Wolf

0:11:32 to 0:11:52( Edit History Discussion )

Frank R. Wolf: today to add my voice to the course of human rights organizations who have expressed shock and disappointment as secretary clinton's comments during a recent asia trip indicating that human rights will not be a priority in her engagement to china. we need to look no further to recent history to know the proclamations on the importance of freedom, absence of

Frank R. Wolf

0:11:53 to 0:12:13( Edit History Discussion )

Frank R. Wolf: repression are caused for great hope to those political prisoners who lange wish behind bars. words have power, the power to inspire or deflate, to give vision or to stifle hope. but the words to inspire the hope for the day when the chinese work -- where the press is not censored, where pebs -- is permitted, they must be

Frank R. Wolf

0:12:14 to 0:12:34( Edit History Discussion )

Frank R. Wolf: spoken. silence itself is a message. martin luther king jr. said famously, in the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies but the silence of our friends. america has always been the friend to the oppressed, the per cuted, the i pray our allegiance has not changed.

Frank R. Wolf

0:12:35 to 0:12:55( Edit History Discussion )

Frank R. Wolf: this administration must make freedom their foundation rather than the sinking sands of repression. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to clause 8 of rule 20, the chair will postpone further proceedings today on motions to suspend the rules on which a recorded vote or the yeas and nays are ordered or on which the vote is objected to

Frank R. Wolf

0:12:56 to 0:13:05( Edit History Discussion )

Frank R. Wolf: under clause 6 of rule 20. record votes on postponed questions will be taken after

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