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House Proceeding 03-02-10 on Mar 2nd, 2010 :: 0:22:50 to 0:25:05
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David Wu

0:22:50 to 0:23:12( Edit History Discussion )

David Wu: understanding how systems work, understanding what can be done in preparation so that in this case, this bill of mr. wu's, we can do the best we can to mitigate, avoid the problems and deal with what happens in the aftermath of earthquakes

David Wu

0:22:50 to 0:25:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: David Wu

David Wu

0:23:13 to 0:23:33( Edit History Discussion )

David Wu: and wind storms. i thank mr. wu for this bill, i thank chairman gordon also for moving this forward and bringing it to the house floor. i thank the republicans for the work, mr. broun, who is here today. this is something we often forget about until after a

David Wu

0:23:34 to 0:23:56( Edit History Discussion )

David Wu: disast we see with the earthquake in chile, so much talk about the planning beforehand, the quirements that buildings has to be designed in a certain way to withstand earthquakes, the lives that were saved. probably tens of thousands of

David Wu

0:23:57 to 0:24:18( Edit History Discussion )

David Wu: lives were saved from this. and this was all through a type of planning that can come through this bill. i think this is also important and i see it often not just in nist, n.s.f., we see these interdepartment agencies that

David Wu

0:24:19 to 0:24:39( Edit History Discussion )

David Wu: are doing separate work and they don't oftentimes enough coordinate the work that they are doing. and so i think this bill does a very good job to make sure we have the coordination when it comes to planning for earthquakes, what we can do about that, wind storms.

David Wu

0:24:40 to 0:25:00( Edit History Discussion )

David Wu: i thank mr. wu for this bill, introducing this bill and i urge my colleagues to support it and yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the gentleman from georgia is recognized. mr. broun: madam speaker, i continue to reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves. the gentleman from oregon is

David Wu

0:25:01 to 0:25:05( Edit History Discussion )

David Wu: recognized. mr. wu: may i inquire of the gentleman from georgia if he

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