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House Proceeding on Apr 14th, 2010 :: 1:31:35 to 1:34:15
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Elijah E. Cummings

1:31:31 to 1:31:52( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: and cap dane doug kalp, group astoria's current commander. i am grateful for group astoria's service and ask my colleagues to join me in recognizing their ongoing efforts to protect the people of the pacific northwest. i urge my colleagues to support house resolution 1062 and yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from maryland.

Elijah E. Cummings

1:31:35 to 1:34:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Elijah E. Cummings

Elijah E. Cummings

1:31:53 to 1:32:13( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: mr. cummings: thank you very much. i understand that the gentleman has yielded back all his time? the speaker pro tempore: that is correct. mr. cummings: thank you very much. madam speaker, let me associate with the words -- i yield myself such time as i may consume. let me associate myself with the words of both my colleagues. i want to thank mr. wu for sponsoring this legislation.

Elijah E. Cummings

1:32:14 to 1:32:35( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: i want to thank mr. coble for his service, not only to the united states coast guard, but to our subcommittee. he is one of our strongest members and has a tremendous passion about the coast guard. and as i was listening to both of them, i can't help but this about the fact that, madam speaker, the coast guard does

Elijah E. Cummings

1:32:36 to 1:32:58( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: not always get the recognition that it deserves. a little bit over 41,000 members. it's a small agency, small organization, but i call them the thin blue line at sea. and certainly coast guard group astoria is typical of the men and women that i see all over

Elijah E. Cummings

1:32:59 to 1:33:19( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: our country as i travel and commend them on so many things they have done so well. and on that note, when we look back attica trina, out of all the agencys that operated during katrina, there's absolutely no question that the

Elijah E. Cummings

1:33:20 to 1:33:41( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: united states coast guard was that agency that went far beyond the call of duty rescuing some 35,000-plus lives. many of these people would have perished weret not for the bravery and courage of the united states coast guard. and, again, in this resolution while we are addressing coast guard group astoria, i think it

Elijah E. Cummings

1:33:42 to 1:34:02( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: is also -- says to the other members of the coast guard that we are a grateful congress and that we appreciate everything that they do every day, to put their lives on the loin so that they can continue to be our thin blue line at sea. and with that, madam speaker, i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the

Elijah E. Cummings

1:34:03 to 1:34:16( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: question is will the house suspend the rules and agree to house resolution 1062 as amended. those in favor say aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, 2/3 having responded in the affirmative, the rules are suspended, the resolution is

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