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House Proceeding 03-24-09 on Mar 24th, 2009 :: 0:56:30 to 0:58:35
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Zack Space

0:56:26 to 0:56:46( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: continue to pursue this spirit of freedom and liberty that characterizes both of these great nations. thank you, mr. speaker, and i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady reserves. the gentleman from florida. >> mr. speaker, i yield four minutes to mr. space from ohio. the speaker pro tempore: the

Zack Space

0:56:30 to 0:58:35( Edit History Discussion )
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Zack Space

0:56:47 to 0:57:08( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: gentleman is recognized four -- for four minutes. mr. space: thank you, mr. speaker, and i thank the gentman from florida. i rise today in support of house resolution 273, recognizing the 188th anniversary of greek independence and celebrating greek and american democracy. this bill is personally significant to me because like

Zack Space

0:57:09 to 0:57:29( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: mr. bilirakis, i, too, am of greek descent, being the grandson of immigrants who came from a small but beautiful island in greece. it's significant that we understand and recognize and advocating for this resolution that our founding fathers chose the ancient greek models in the formation of our own

Zack Space

0:57:30 to 0:57:51( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: constitution and in formulating and defining the values of freedom, justice and quality. what's equally interesting is that when greek retained its inpendence, it turned to the jennifer sonians democracy in formulating its constitution. this resolution reaffirms the excellent relationship between the united states and greece and inity passage, i look

Zack Space

0:57:52 to 0:58:12( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: forward to continued joint cooperation between these two nations in their mutual quest for ace, justice and democratic principles. peace, justice and democratic principles are not just words. they mean something. in this case, it means a renewed interest and quest for peace, just in the principles

Zack Space

0:58:13 to 0:58:34( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: of democracy, in cyprus it means ending the occupation years, it means this country working with greece to effect wait that. it means preserving the sanctity and the integrity of the ecumenical, the spiritual father of nearly 300 million christian orthodox worldwide. ascribing to those principles

Zack Space

0:58:35 to 0:58:35( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: is what we believe in.

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