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House Proceeding on Mar 9th, 2009 :: 0:44:40 to 0:47:10
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Elton Gallegly

0:44:36 to 0:44:56( Edit History Discussion )

Elton Gallegly: matter of courtesy, i'd like to offer the opportunity to my colleague from california, mr. issa, to address the house first. thank you. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california. mr. issa: i thank gentleman. in the same vain i'd like yield such time as he may consume to the author of the bill, mr. gallegly. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for as

Elton Gallegly

0:44:40 to 0:47:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Elton Gallegly

Elton Gallegly

0:44:57 to 0:45:17( Edit History Discussion )

Elton Gallegly: much time as he may consume. mr. gallegly: thank you very much, mr. speaker. mr. speaker, i rise today in strong support of h.r. 131, the ronald reagan centennial commission act. to prepare for the upcoming anniversary of his 100th birthday on february 6, 2011, mr. blunt, mr. foster and i, along with over 130 co-sponsors from both parties introduced

Elton Gallegly

0:45:18 to 0:45:38( Edit History Discussion )

Elton Gallegly: this legislation creating the ronald reagan centennial commission to pay tribute to our 40th president. this commission is similar to the others created for presidents abraham lincoln, theodore roosevelt, franklin roosevelt, harry trume be and dwight eisenhower. this commission willevelop

Elton Gallegly

0:45:39 to 0:45:59( Edit History Discussion )

Elton Gallegly: plans and memorials to honor president reagan. these evts can take place all over the country from here in washington to his birthplace i illinois and to california where he lived most of his life. as a fellow californian, i have the great privilege of spending time with him when he first came to the house of

Elton Gallegly

0:46:00 to 0:46:20( Edit History Discussion )

Elton Gallegly: representatives in 1986. and his presidential library and burial place aren't far from my very own home. the great communicator spoke fothe american people, capturing the hearts of smalltown citizens and world leaders alike. service spanned over 50 years.

Elton Gallegly

0:46:21 to 0:46:42( Edit History Discussion )

Elton Gallegly: it began as a student leader, sports broadcaster in illinois and as an actor and long-time president of the screen actor's guilt -- guild. california enjed an econoc resurgence during his terms as governor and as president of the united states, hisegacy extraordinary. in eight short years, this president, ronald reagan,

Elton Gallegly

0:46:43 to 0:47:03( Edit History Discussion )

Elton Gallegly: presided over the international changes and ushered in unparalleled peace and prosperity. not only for our nation, but, mr. speaker, for the entire world. i want to thank chairman towns and ranking member issa, along with the respective staffs for their assistance in helping put this bill together. i also want to express my

Elton Gallegly

0:47:04 to 0:47:10( Edit History Discussion )

Elton Gallegly: appreciation to the speaker, majoritleader and minority leader on our side for their help in bringing the bill to the floor.

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