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House Proceeding on Mar 16th, 2009 :: 0:05:25 to 0:06:20
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Lamar S. Smith

0:05:21 to 0:05:41( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: i commend the employees for their good work and wish them continued success for the 2009 spring break family day. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from texas rise? mr. smith: mr. speaker, i ask the house for one minute and to revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the

Lamar S. Smith

0:05:25 to 0:06:20( Edit History Discussion )
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Lamar S. Smith

0:05:42 to 0:06:02( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: gentleman is recognized for one minute. mr. smith: thank you, mr. speaker. mr. speaker, the "wall street journal" recently reported that speaker pelosi called work site arrest and deportation of illegal workers un-american. that's quite a powerful word, un-american, and it's quite a spectacle to have the speaker of the united states house of representatives call the actions of our law enforcement men and women un-american.

Lamar S. Smith

0:06:03 to 0:06:20( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: we should praise them, not insult them, for enforcing our immigration laws. 12 million americans are out of work, seven million illegal workers hold jobs that should go to citizens and legal immigrant workers. let's let e american people

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