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House Proceeding 03-23-10 on Mar 23rd, 2010 :: 1:14:00 to 1:16:20
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Dan Burton

1:13:57 to 1:14:19( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: tamayo who died in prison as a political prisoner on haunger -- a hunger strike. mr. burton: he was protesting the terrible treatment and the people who were incarcerated for nothing but opposing communism and he died in his fight for freedom. that is just unbelievable, and

Dan Burton

1:14:00 to 1:16:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Dan Burton

Dan Burton

1:14:20 to 1:14:41( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: castro continues to keep people incarcerated for huge periods of time without any real charge against them except they don't agree with communism. so tonight i am adding my support to mario and lincoln diaz-balart and their special order because cuba should be free.

Dan Burton

1:14:42 to 1:15:03( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: it is only 90 miles from our border. there's an awful lot of people down there. in fact, most of the people in the country that yes or no to have the freedoms -- that yearn to have the freedoms and democracy we have in the united states, and yet they live in abject poverty, they live with driving cars that are 50 years old because of the economy down

Dan Burton

1:15:04 to 1:15:25( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: there. and if they work and the company they're working for is paid in dollars, that money has to go to the government and they're paid in pesos which are worth almost nothing. anso people are kept in abject poverty for extremely long periods of time with no hope except to continue to live that way.

Dan Burton

1:15:26 to 1:15:47( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: so i hope and i pray that there will be freedom and democracy in cuba. i hope it will be before to long, and i hope that people like -- it won't be before too long, and i hope that people like president chavez in venezuela will stop giving support to the cuban communist government and if there's anything that the united states

Dan Burton

1:15:48 to 1:16:09( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: can do to stop mr. chavez from blowing up that government because he's committed not only keeping cuba a communist country but spreading it. but as long as lincoln

Dan Burton

1:16:10 to 1:16:20( Edit History Discussion )

Dan Burton: diaz-balart and ileana ros-lehtinen continues to fight, i'll support them because cuba should and must be free and one day cuba will be free. and when it is free we are all going to go down there and i am

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