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House Proceeding 03-25-09 on Mar 25th, 2009 :: 1:21:15 to 1:23:55
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Ron Kind

1:21:02 to 1:21:23( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Kind: will be days down the line when they will remember christine sarbanes with that joy and with a little bit more lightness of their heart than they're experiencing today. mr. speaker, i yield bes than -- i yield the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady yields back the balance of her time. mr. forbes of virginia. mr. forbes: mr. speaker, today

Ron Kind

1:21:15 to 1:23:55( Edit History Discussion )
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Ron Kind

1:21:24 to 1:21:46( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Kind: the department dept of defense released its annual report to congress on china's military por. the report is a reminder why the congressional china caucus, the congress, and the american people should continue to monitor not only the expansion of china's military power, but the way they exercise judgment and the use of other elements

Ron Kind

1:21:47 to 1:22:08( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Kind: of national influence. china's buildup of advanced cruise missiles that can target aircraft carriers and other ships, its 260-ship navy, as compared to our 2783-ship navy and its continued arms shipments to unstable cunltries show a global focus, rather

Ron Kind

1:22:09 to 1:22:34( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Kind: than a regional ones. regrettably, several events have endangered the relationship between china and the u.s. u.s. authorities continue to investigate whether p.r.c. officials copied the contents of a government computer in a trip to china by the secretary of commerce. just this month, secretary

Ron Kind

1:22:36 to 1:23:01( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Kind: nelson office mentioned three episodes of software. the trip to hong kong was canceled at the 11th hour. five chinese vessels harassed an unarmed u.s. neavel -- naval ship. this house has refused to respond to that.

Ron Kind

1:23:02 to 1:23:24( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Kind: i'm troubled at the response of miscalculation of one of these incidents if china does not t in a manner excted for a rising global power. for that reason, i introduced h.con.res. lution 752 urging china to avoid unnecessary escalations u.s.-china relations and

Ron Kind

1:23:25 to 1:23:45( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Kind: condemning their attack on the unarmed naval ship. so far, the leadership of the house has not found time to allow that to come to the floor. it bothers me that today, when china had a proposal for a new dwhrobal currency to replace the dollar, secretary treasury geithner said he was open to the proposal and the white

Ron Kind

1:23:46 to 1:23:57( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Kind: house economic advisor declined to rule it out. plng, if we don't know our positions on these issues, we're inviting the chinese to push this further and further.

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