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House Proceeding on Apr 14th, 2010 :: 1:19:10 to 1:23:55
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Elijah E. Cummings

1:19:06 to 1:19:27( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: expensive record of public service and with that i reserve. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from maryland. mr. cummings: madam speaker, i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. cummings: madam speaker, i also ask unanimous consent that all members may have five legislative days to revise and extend their remarks and to include extraneous material on

Elijah E. Cummings

1:19:10 to 1:23:55( Edit History Discussion )
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Elijah E. Cummings

1:19:28 to 1:19:48( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: h.r. 4275. the speaker pro tempore: without objection,o ordered. mr. cummings: maam speaker, i just want to associate myself with the words of both of my colleagues and urge the members of this body to support this resolution. just want to inquire if the other side -- the speaker pro tempore: is the gentleman from florida prepared to close?

Elijah E. Cummings

1:19:49 to 1:20:10( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: mr. diaz-lart: madam speaker, i have no further -- the speaker pro tempore: does the gentleman yield back? the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the gentleman from maryland. mr. cummings: with that i yie back the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the question is, will the house suspend the rules and pass h.r. 4275, as amended. so many as are in favor say aye. those opposed, no.

Elijah E. Cummings

1:20:11 to 1:20:32( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: in the opinion of the chair, 2/3 of those voting having responded in the affirmative, the rules are suspended, the bill is passed, and without objection the motion to reconsider is laid upon the table. without objection, the title is amended. for what purpose does the gentleman from maryland rise? mr. cummings: madam speaker, i move to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, h.res.

Elijah E. Cummings

1:20:33 to 1:20:54( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: 1062, as amended, recognizing the coast guard group astoria's more than 60 years of service to the pacific northwest. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the title of the resolution. the clerk: house calendar number 177, house resolution 1062, resolution recognizing the coast guard group astoria's more than

Elijah E. Cummings

1:20:55 to 1:21:18( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: 60 years of service to the pacific northwe. and for other purposes. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the rule, the gentleman from maryland, mr. cummings, and the gentleman from north carolina, mr. coble, each will control 20 minutes. the chair recognizes the gentleman from maryland. mr. cummings: thank you very much, madam speaker. madam speaker, i ask unanimous consent that all members may have five legislative days to

Elijah E. Cummings

1:21:19 to 1:21:40( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: revise and extend their remarks and to include extraneous material on h.res. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered. mr. cummings: madam speaker, i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. cummings: madam speaker, as chairman of the subcommittee on the coast guard and maritime transportation, i rise and urge strong support of h.res. 1062

Elijah E. Cummings

1:21:41 to 1:22:04( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: offered by congressman wu. this resolution recognizes the coast guard group astoria for the more than 60 years of service it's provided to the pacific northwest. founded in 1948, atorah today is comprise -- astoria is comprised

Elijah E. Cummings

1:22:05 to 1:22:27( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: station kate disappointment until washington, station tele bay in oregon, air station astoria in warrenton, oregon, and aids to navigation team astorea in oregon. -- astoria in oregon. staffed by 325 coast guard

Elijah E. Cummings

1:22:28 to 1:22:48( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: members, it oversees an area of responsibility that covers 140 miles of coastline in oregon and washington. in an average year the group has responded to more than 800 search and rescue calls. since 2003 group astoria has saved more than 500 lives and assisted more than 10,000 individuals in distress.

Elijah E. Cummings

1:22:49 to 1:23:10( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: group astoria also supports the maintenance of 470 aids to navigation and over the last seven years the group has conducted more than 1,200 missions to ensure that fishing vessels working in the area of responsibility are in compliance with commercial fishingaws. later this year group astoria will gain additional

Elijah E. Cummings

1:23:11 to 1:23:31( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: responsibilities and will be renamed sector columbia river. the title group astoria will become an historical name. in advance of these planned transitions, h.r. 1062 recognizes group astoria for its service to the pacific northwest and honors the members of the

Elijah E. Cummings

1:23:32 to 1:23:53( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: coast guard who have served as group astoria's -- served group astoria over the past six decades. i join with my friend congressman wu and the five co-sponsors of h.res. 1062 in honoring the service of group astoria, the 13th district, and indeed of all our coast guard members. i urge the adoption of the

Elijah E. Cummings

1:23:54 to 1:23:56( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: resolution by the house today and commend congressman wu for

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