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House Proceeding on Apr 10th, 2008 :: 0:19:18 to 0:25:25
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a new way to move forward that prevents unauthorized employment. i urge my colleagues to co-response hor 5515 -- co-sponsor 5515. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does

Doris O. Matsui

0:19:18 to 0:19:36( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: the gentleman from tennessee rise? mr. cohen: to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. cohen: thank you, mr. speaker. as an alumni

Doris O. Matsui

0:19:18 to 0:25:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Doris O. Matsui

Doris O. Matsui

0:19:36 to 0:19:56( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: of the university of memphis law school, i still grieve over the outcome of the game monday night but i want to congratulate the university of kansas for winning the national basketball

Doris O. Matsui

0:19:56 to 0:20:13( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: championship and thank the city of san antonio for being such a wonderful host. on behalf of the citizens of memphis, i want them to know we love our team. we're proud that our coach who

Doris O. Matsui

0:20:13 to 0:20:29( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: made that team what it was, has been named the national coach of the year by the naismith society. our players played valiantly. we came very, very close to a national championship we won more

Doris O. Matsui

0:20:29 to 0:20:47( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: games than any team in ncaa history. we will look back on this year with fondness and appreciation and we will, like general mcarthur, return. thank you, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore:

Doris O. Matsui

0:20:47 to 0:21:01( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: for what purpose does thate gentleman rise? >> i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute and revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. dreier:

Doris O. Matsui

0:21:01 to 0:21:22( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: it pains me to report that the rules committee reported out yesterday afternoon what can only be b described as the hugo chavez rule. for the first time in trade promotion authority, we have

Doris O. Matsui

0:21:22 to 0:21:39( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: deis sided we are going to take the action -- decided we are going to take the action of turning our backs on an agreement we have made with our closest, most important, and strongest

Doris O. Matsui

0:21:39 to 0:21:58( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: ally on the continent of south my. the vice president of colombia described this as a slap in the face. hugo chavez and the narco-terrorists in colombia are celebrating this action. it's an outrage that

Doris O. Matsui

0:21:58 to 0:22:12( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: we would do this i have to say that this admiration, four years ago, embarked on these negotiations, two years ago completed the negotiations, a year and a half ago signed the negotiations. since

Doris O. Matsui

0:22:12 to 0:22:33( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: august of last year, 265 meetings have been held wi democratic members by members of the admiration, cabinet, officials and all. 27 meetings have been held with the democratic leadership. it is

Doris O. Matsui

0:22:33 to 0:22:47( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: time for us to complete this work, it's time for us to strength then important alliance. i urge my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to vote no on the hugo chavez rule. the speaker pro

Doris O. Matsui

0:22:47 to 0:23:01( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: tempore: for o what purpose does the gentlewoman from california rise? >> mr. speaker, by direction of the mmittee on rules, i call up house resolution 1083 and ask for its immediate consideration.

Doris O. Matsui

0:23:01 to 0:23:10( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: sproirp clerk will report the title. the clerk: house resolution 1083, resolved, at any time after the adoption of this resolution, the speaker may declare the house resolved into the committee

Doris O. Matsui

0:23:10 to 0:23:24( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: of the whole house on the state of the union on h.r. 2537, related to the beach protection act. the first reading of the rule shall be dispensed with. all points of order are waivered except those

Doris O. Matsui

0:23:24 to 0:23:36( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: arising under clause nine or 10 of rule 21. general debate shall be confined to the bill and shall not exceed one hour divided between the chairman and ranking minority member of the committee

Doris O. Matsui

0:23:36 to 0:23:51( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: on transportation and infrastructure. after the debate, the bill shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule. it shall be considered under the five-minute rule, the amendment

Doris O. Matsui

0:23:51 to 0:24:03( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: in the nature of a substitute on the committee for transportation and infrastructure in the report. all amendments in the nature of a substitute are waived except those arising under clause

Doris O. Matsui

0:24:03 to 0:24:16( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: 10 of rule 21. notwithstanding clause 11 of rule 18, no amendment to the committee amendment in the nature of a substitute shall be in order except those printed in the prorgs of the congressional

Doris O. Matsui

0:24:16 to 0:24:27( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: record designated for that purpose in clause eight of rule 18 before the beginning of they have consideration of the bill and except pro forma amendments for the purpose of debafmente each

Doris O. Matsui

0:24:27 to 0:24:40( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: amendment so printed may be offered only by the member who cause it to be printed and shall be considered as read. at the conclusion of the consideration of the amendment, the committee

Doris O. Matsui

0:24:40 to 0:24:56( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: shall rise and report the bill to the house with such amendments as may have been adopted. any member may demand a separate vote in the house on the committee of the whole to the bill or the

Doris O. Matsui

0:24:56 to 0:25:08( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: amendment of a substitute. the previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and amendments thereto without intervening motion, except motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Doris O. Matsui

0:25:08 to 0:25:25( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: section two, in consideration of h.r. 2537, pursuant to this resolution, notwithstanding the resolution of the previous question, the chair may postpone further tchoferingse bill to such time

Lincoln Diaz-Balart

0:25:25 to 0:25:39( Edit History Discussion )

Lincoln Diaz-Balart: as may be designated by the speaker. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from california is recognized for one hour. >> i yield the customary 30 minutes to mr. dee as ba lard. i ask unanimous

Lincoln Diaz-Balart

0:25:25 to 0:34:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Lincoln Diaz-Balart

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