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House Proceeding 03-17-09 on Mar 17th, 2009 :: 1:05:50 to 1:08:30
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Gwen Moore

1:05:47 to 1:06:08( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: we want to acknowledge those women on whose shoulders w stand and to pledge in their behalf. thank you, mr. chairman -- thank you for yielding. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman yields back the balance of her time. the gentleman from california continues to reserve. the gentleman from missouri.

Gwen Moore

1:05:50 to 1:08:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Gwen Moore

Gwen Moore

1:06:09 to 1:06:30( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: mr. clay: mr. speaker, at this time i'd like to yield two minutes the state of wisconsin, ms. moore. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady from wisconsin is recognized for two minutes. ms. moore: thank you so much for yielding. as a vice chair of the congressional women's caucus i proudly rise today in support

Gwen Moore

1:06:31 to 1:06:53( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: of house resolution 211, honoring the contributions that women have made to history, both at home and abroad. women have never ever had it easy, and it's vital that we continue to move forward. we never forget the contributions of those who came before us.

Gwen Moore

1:06:54 to 1:07:14( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: whether it was harriet tubbman repeedly risking death to lead slaves through the dangers and trials of the underground railroad or elizabeth katie stanton and susan b. anthony organizing against the wisdom of the day to co electorate to let women vote

Gwen Moore

1:07:15 to 1:07:39( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: over and over and over again. women have stood up and demanded the rights that are due to them. and today, with so much uncertainty in our economy, it is women in households across our country who are pulling together their resources to make sure their families can eat and that their children are on time for school.

Gwen Moore

1:07:40 to 1:08:00( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: so let us remember mother ruth, big ma, aunt peaches and grandma helen. is resolution honors the contributions that women have made to history, but it does more than that. it reminds us of the strength and dignity that we possess in even the most uncertain times and it urges us to seek out and

Gwen Moore

1:08:01 to 1:08:21( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: stamp out injustice against women whenever we see it. i urge support of h.res. 211, and with that i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady yields back. mr. issa: mr. speaker, i will continue to yield. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california continues to reserve. you yield back. mr. issa: i continue to

Gwen Moore

1:08:22 to 1:08:31( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: reserve. the speaker pro tempore: ok. continues to reserve. mr. clay: mr. speaker, i'd like to recognize my friend from

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