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House Proceeding 03-22-10 on Mar 22nd, 2010 :: 0:12:45 to 0:14:30
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Lamar S. Smith

0:12:42 to 0:13:04( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: legislation to honor this exceptional american with the recognition he received. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from texas seek recognition? >> i ask permission to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. smith: madam speaker, the national media gave a sharply

Lamar S. Smith

0:12:45 to 0:14:30( Edit History Discussion )
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Lamar S. Smith

0:13:05 to 0:13:27( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: contrasting tale of two weekend rallies. a gathering of thousands opposing the administration's health care scheme to overwhelmingly negative coverage. "the washington post" front page described it as a hideous display. cbs said the health care debate, quote, turned even nastier at the rallies. abc called the protesters angry and ugly.

Lamar S. Smith

0:13:28 to 0:13:48( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: a "newsweek" correspondent called them an angry mob. to anyone there, all these descriptions were obviously untrue. in contrast, an immigration amnesty rally over the weekend received positive coverage. "the washington post" id the festive crowd waved the american flag and came out to support the obama administration in this next big

Lamar S. Smith

0:13:49 to 0:14:13( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: battle. "the new york times" said pro tessors there most flew american flags overhead. the national media should give americans unslanted news, not favor rallies that support

Lamar S. Smith

0:14:14 to 0:14:38( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: their liberal agenda. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to clause 8 of rule 20, the chair will postpone further proceedings today on motions to suspend the rules on which a recorded vote or the yeas and nays are ordered or on which the vote incurs objection under clause 6 of rule 20. recorded votes on postponed questions will be taken after 6:30 p.m. today.

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