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House Proceeding 03-11-08 on Mar 11th, 2008 :: 2:32:03 to 2:35:13
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Joseph Crowley

2:27:04 to 2:32:03( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joseph Crowley

Joseph Crowley

2:31:50 to 2:32:03( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Crowley: such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. manzullo: i rise in support of house resolution 1024, the republic of greece is an important friend and ally

Donald A. Manzullo

2:32:03 to 2:32:15( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: of the united states. the links between greece anti-united states involve political philosophy, values, concrete ally arranges and important actions. greece is the birthplace of western civilization

Donald A. Manzullo

2:32:03 to 2:35:13( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Donald A. Manzullo

Donald A. Manzullo

2:32:15 to 2:32:27( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: and modern democracy and it is from greece our founding fathers drew so many important principles of government, law, and freedom. today our two nations continue to share the values that we hold

Donald A. Manzullo

2:32:27 to 2:32:39( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: dear -- liberty, freedom, and democracy. greece and the united states have also stood together resolutely throughout difficult times during the last century. particularly during the second

Donald A. Manzullo

2:32:39 to 2:32:51( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: world war. greece in fact is one of the few nations that supported america in every major conflict over the past century. after the end of world war ii, greece joined in a formal alliance with

Donald A. Manzullo

2:32:51 to 2:33:06( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: the united states through nato and went on to broaden its commitment to democracy, freedom, and human rights through its notable contributions to the international peacekeeping and stability

Donald A. Manzullo

2:33:06 to 2:33:19( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: missions. today as america face as complex array of threats posed by extremism around the world, greece indeed remains a valuable strategic partner. most notably greece provided access to its

Donald A. Manzullo

2:33:19 to 2:33:31( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: airspace for american military aircraft en route to iraq and allowed u.s. navy ships to refuel in its ports. through its substantial economic investment and aid in the balkans, greece has also sought

Donald A. Manzullo

2:33:31 to 2:33:42( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: to play an important role as an agent of stability in that important region, supplementing the efforts by the united states and the european union to end the conflicts in that region. recent efforts

Donald A. Manzullo

2:33:42 to 2:33:54( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: on the part of the government of greece to deal constructively with its neighbor, turningy, on outstanding issues where they have differences show hope for ensuring futurstability throughout

Donald A. Manzullo

2:33:54 to 2:34:07( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: the aegean sea region and -- an outcome the united states see as well. madam speaker, this resolution notes that this year marks the 187th anniversary of the beginning of the revolution

Donald A. Manzullo

2:34:07 to 2:34:21( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: that led to the independence of greece. there are approximately 1.3 million americans of greek descent living in the united states. large number of greek americans live in northern illinois,

Donald A. Manzullo

2:34:21 to 2:34:34( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: particularly the chicago area. greek americans contribute significantly as community leaders, entrepreneurs, and mentors for young children. the greek orthodox church of the united states and other important

Donald A. Manzullo

2:34:34 to 2:34:46( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: greek community organizations are positive forces and should be recognized also. so i welcome the opportunity afforded by our consideration of this resolution to point out the friendship

Donald A. Manzullo

2:34:46 to 2:34:53( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: and shared interests of our two countries. i congratulate the country and people of greece for the progress they have made over the past 187 years. and i urge the adoption of this resolution.

Donald A. Manzullo

2:34:53 to 2:35:01( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: madam speaker, i reserve the r balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from illinois reserves his time. the gentleman from new york. mr. crowley: before yielding to the the

Donald A. Manzullo

2:35:01 to 2:35:13( Edit History Discussion )

Donald A. Manzullo: gentlewoman from nevada, i would ask unanimous consent that the gentlelady from nevada control the remaining portion of my time. t the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. crowley: thank

Shelley Berkley

2:35:13 to 2:35:24( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: you. ms. berkley: i thank the gentleman from new york. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from nevada is recognized for how much time? ms. berkley: the jom would like to be wreck -- the

Shelley Berkley

2:35:13 to 2:37:29( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Shelley Berkley

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