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House Proceeding on Apr 22nd, 2009 :: 1:09:50 to 1:10:55
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Kevin McCarthy

1:09:46 to 1:10:06( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: that future generations can know t this will ensure the records of an important period is not lost. and, mr. speaker, i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from pennsylvania reserves the balance of their time. the gentleman from california. mr. mccarthy: thank you, mr. speaker. i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the

Kevin McCarthy

1:09:50 to 1:10:55( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Kevin McCarthy

Kevin McCarthy

1:10:07 to 1:10:28( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: gentleman is recognized. mr. mccarthy: i'pleased to support h.r. 586, a bill that will allow for e collection and reservation of eyewitness accounts from the civil rights movement from those who lived through it. it will allow future generations to both learn and be inspired by the sacrifice of those that came fore them. while some stories of prominent civil rights leaders are well documented there are many lesser known experiences and

Kevin McCarthy

1:10:29 to 1:10:49( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: accounts just as important to the cause and lessons we in and future generations can learn. now is the time to collect the stories of those who stood up for their rights and fought for justice. i believe that this is an important piece of legislation that will provide future generations with a rich collection of oral accounts from individuals whlived through the civil rights movement. and i strongly urge my colleagues to support it.

Kevin McCarthy

1:10:50 to 1:10:55( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: thank you, and i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california yields back the balance of his

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