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House Proceeding 03-12-09 on Mar 12th, 2009 :: 1:57:15 to 1:58:14
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Elijah E. Cummings

1:57:12 to 1:57:33( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: public opinion of giving washington, d.c., a representative vote in the congress? i yield back. mr. cummings: i could tell you in my district in baltimore, which is only an hour drive away from here, folks feel that the residents of the district of columbia are being cheated. period.

Elijah E. Cummings

1:57:15 to 1:58:14( Edit History Discussion )
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Elijah E. Cummings

1:57:34 to 1:57:55( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: they're being cheated and not being treated fairly. and they're overwhelmingly for the district of columbia having their vote. and so i just wanted tcome on the floor for a moment to be supportive. and i think that, again, we could not give up this fight. and that's one of the -- i get a lot of my energy to be frank

Elijah E. Cummings

1:57:56 to 1:58:15( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: with you from congresswoman holmes norton because s has never ever given up the fight. and i also applaud our progressive caucus. by the way, this should not just be about the progressive caucus. this should be about all wanting to make sure that we have a democracy that is truly

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