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House Proceeding 02-24-10 on Feb 24th, 2010 :: 2:17:55 to 2:20:50
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Ron Paul

2:17:38 to 2:17:59( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Paul: mr. lipinski: i thank the gentleman from pennsylvania for yielding. i know a lot of people have talked about jack murtha as a gint, and i really think that this institution probably will not see another man like jack murtha in many ways. but i really think what stands

Ron Paul

2:17:55 to 2:20:50( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Ron Paul

Ron Paul

2:18:00 to 2:18:22( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Paul: out most to me and what comes through here is that jack murtha had a heart of gold. he realy cared about people. he cared about the men and women in our armed forces. he cared about his coleagues. he cared about his constituents greatly, especially in his

Ron Paul

2:18:23 to 2:18:43( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Paul: hometown of johnstown, pennsylvania. i really didn't get to meet jack murtha until i was elected in 204, but i feel like i started to get to know him before that. in 200, i started dating judy, who is now my wife and she is

Ron Paul

2:18:44 to 2:19:09( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Paul: from his hometown. so i go to visit judy's family in johnstown and i would hear people talk about jack murtha. i would see what jack murtha did for his district. and i knew that his people of johnstown loved jack murtha.

Ron Paul

2:19:10 to 2:19:32( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Paul: when i was elected, i would often go and say hello to jack over in the pennsylvania corner, just come over to say hello and so many times he would give me that smile and he tapped his colleague next to him on the shoulder and say this guy

Ron Paul

2:19:33 to 2:19:53( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Paul: married a gal from johnstown, and i felt a close connection to jack because of that. i feel very blesed to have had the opportunity in these five years to get to know jack murtha and what he did for johnstown. i saw people suffer through

Ron Paul

2:19:54 to 2:20:17( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Paul: floods, economic turmoil. and he really cared about the people and doing all he could for them meant a lot to him. i really miss jack and what he meant to so many of us.

Ron Paul

2:20:18 to 2:20:38( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Paul: i really think that jack loved his job because he knew it gave him the great opportunity to do what he believed and that is to take care of people and help people out. and this job gave him the opportunity to do that and he did it throughout all ohis life. and because of that, i'l

Ron Paul

2:20:39 to 2:20:50( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Paul: greatly miss jack murtha. god bles jack murtha, to joyce and his entire family. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired.

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