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House Proceeding 03-31-09 on Mar 31st, 2009 :: 1:39:50 to 1:43:55
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Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:39:47 to 1:40:07( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: wonderful students that will benefit from this expansion. i thank the gentleman for his time. and i thank my good friend from te time as well. thank you and i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlen reserves the balance of his time. the gentlewoman from texas. ms. jackson lee: thank you very much, mr. speaker.

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:39:50 to 1:43:55( Edit History Discussion )
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Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:40:08 to 1:40:32( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: the gentleman yields? and thank you very much, mr. speaker and let me congratulate the gentlelady for not only providing this facilitation for this institution of higher learning, but helping out the bureau of prisons, which is the judiciary committee's jurisdiction. mr. speaker, let me, as i close,

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:40:33 to 1:40:55( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: just legislation, h.r. 290 that congresswoman barbara lee offered today and to add my sympathy to the people of california and to thank congresswoman lee for bringing forward legislation that honored the lives that were lost of

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:40:56 to 1:41:16( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: sergeant mark dunakin, sergea ervin romans and sergeant daniel sakai and officer john hege. in the month of may we will be honoring law enforcement officers who have fallen across america. we have done that every year since i have been in the united states congress. and tragically and sadly, we

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:41:17 to 1:41:37( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: will do it again, even honoring those who come from texas and houston. h. res. 290 has my sympathy. and before i closed, i wanted to acknowledge tt. let me close now on this legislation h.r. 838 and indicate my support and ask my colleagues to support this legislation. and i will yield back my time.

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:41:38 to 1:42:01( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman yields back the balance of her time. the question is will the house suspend the rules and pass h.r. 838 as amended. those in favor s aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, 2/3 being in the affirmative, the rules are suspended, the bill is passed. and without objection, the motion to reconsider is laid on

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:42:07 to 1:42:27( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: the table. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to 10 u.s.c. 6968a and the order of the house of january 6, 2009, the chair announce announces the appointment of the members of the house to the board of visitors.

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:42:28 to 1:42:48( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: the clerk: mr. cummings of maryland, mr. kline of and mr. frelinghuysen of new jersey. the speaker pro tempore: the chair will entertain one-minute requests. for what purpose does the gentleman from texas rise?

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:42:49 to 1:43:09( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: >> address the house for one minute and revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. jackson lee: mr. speaker, thank you. tomorrow and for the rest of the week, this body will engage in a very important principled debate that really responds to the

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:43:10 to 1:43:32( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: calamity we have been facing over the last six to eight months, and that is the economic cris. the administration has put forward its initiative that addresses the principles of a budget, thicongress along with several caucuses have offered budgets to be able to address

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:43:33 to 1:43:54( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: the pain of the american people. what i'm so proud of and the reason i'm standing here today is that democrats have come together around principles that will help to heal the economy. infusion of dollars into education and to health care, a continued commitment to energy

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

1:43:55 to 1:43:56( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: reform and the review of energy

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