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House Proceeding 03-02-10 on Mar 3rd, 2010 :: 0:27:20 to 0:31:05
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Dan Burton

0:27:16 to 0:27:38( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: has thrown a bean ball straight down the throats of the american people. this week in the midst of a deep recession thousands of jobs have been fur lowed, millions -- furloughed, americans have feared their unemployment benefits and construction progress.

Dan Burton

0:27:20 to 0:31:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Dan Burton

Dan Burton

0:27:39 to 0:27:59( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: may i have 30 more seconds? the speaker pro tempore: the chair cannot entertain -- mr. johnson: thank you. the speaker pro tempore: ret for more time. the gentleman from kansas, mr. moran, is recognized. mr. burton: i ask unanimous consent to take his time. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman from indiana, mr. burton, is recognized. mr. burton: one of the things i admire the most is my good

Dan Burton

0:28:00 to 0:28:22( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: friend from texas, mr. poe, he's a real patriotic guy and tonight he made a great speech on the independence of texas and one of the thgs i'd like to talk about real briefly is how indiana had a hand in texas coming a free state, a free country.

Dan Burton

0:28:26 to 0:28:46( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: . back when texas was debating, we had a real contested election in scott county, indiana and the guy that was running for state representative went door to door and knocked on this one door and a man was in bed and was very ill and about to die. and when he asked for this

Dan Burton

0:28:47 to 0:29:07( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: man's vote and he said how do you feel about texas being admitted to the union? and the fellow sad, i'm for texas being admitted. and the guy said i'm going to vote for you. on election day, the man was on his death bed and he was literally carried to the polls a

Dan Burton

0:29:08 to 0:29:29( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: said he was going to vote for admission of texas to the union and he was elected by one vote. he went to the state legislature and there was a great debate on who was going to be the state senator from indiana. and the state legislature cided who was going to be the senator. and the debate waged on for a long time and it was decided

Dan Burton

0:29:30 to 0:29:50( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: that the man who was running for senator who wanted to let texas be admitted to the union was elected by one vote. he went to the united states senate and dated the issue of texas being admitted to the union. and texas was admitted to the union by one vote. when people tell you one vote

Dan Burton

0:29:51 to 0:30:15( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: doesn't matter, i hope you'll remember that texas was admitted to the union by one vote, as mr. poe just talked about a few minutes ago and the man from indiana, united states senator who was f texas, was elected to the u.s. senate to the senate by one vote and the

Dan Burton

0:30:16 to 0:30:36( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: man who cast him was casting one vote. and so although i wouldn't want to take credit for texas being part of the union because of indiana, i want to say that indiana did have a role in electing texas to the united states of america. and so i'm very happy that

Dan Burton

0:30:37 to 0:30:58( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: tonight we can celebrate the admission of texas into the union and i must say to my colleague, don't ever forget that the united states of america got the great state of texas because in senator there who v texas by one vote. i yield back. the peaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. mr.

Dan Burton

0:30:59 to 0:31:05( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: defazio of oregon.

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