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House Proceeding 03-23-10 on Mar 23rd, 2010 :: 0:44:10 to 0:45:15
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Mario Diaz-Balart

0:43:58 to 0:44:19( Edit History Discussion )

Mario Diaz-Balart: chaney, andrew goodman and michael schwerner federal building. i urge my colleagues in supporting this resolution. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from florida. mr. diaz-balart: i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. diaz-balart: i want to thank the gentleman for his explanation of a moment in history that changed this

Mario Diaz-Balart

0:44:10 to 0:45:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mario Diaz-Balart

Mario Diaz-Balart

0:44:20 to 0:44:41( Edit History Discussion )

Mario Diaz-Balart: country of this history forever. these three individuals, james chaney, andrew goodman and michael schwerner, their blood was spilled and it became part of a wave of change that swept our country. toward civil rights. others also sacrificed a lot

Mario Diaz-Balart

0:44:42 to 0:45:03( Edit History Discussion )

Mario Diaz-Balart: for those efforts. it's fitting this that this building will be named for them. it will be a memorial. not only sacrifice, and for those others who sacrificed as well. but also a reminder as to how far we've come from that sad day and those sad days in 1964. these three gentlemen gave

Mario Diaz-Balart

0:45:04 to 0:45:16( Edit History Discussion )

Mario Diaz-Balart: their lives, it was not in vain. we've seen the changes ever since. so again, i think this is a fitting memorial and a fitting reminder for all of us as to the sacrifices of that -- that

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