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House Proceeding on Apr 22nd, 2009 :: 1:37:35 to 1:39:55
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Kevin McCarthy

1:37:32 to 1:37:52( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: america's destiny is to be a shing city on the hill for all mankind to see. and i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: does the gentleman from pennsylvania continue to reserve his time? mr. brady: yes. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california. mr. lewis: -- mr. calvert: mr. speaker, i ask unanimous consent to control the time of mr. lewis. the speaker pro tempore: without objection.

Kevin McCarthy

1:37:35 to 1:39:55( Edit History Discussion )
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Kevin McCarthy

1:37:53 to 1:38:13( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: mr. calvert: if the gentleman has no speakers, i'd like to recognize mr. mccarthy, the gentleman from california. the speaker pro tempore: how much time does the gentleman from recognize him? mr. calvert: two minutes. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for two minutes. kart quart i'd like to thank the gentleman from california for his work and mr. lewis for

Kevin McCarthy

1:38:14 to 1:38:35( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: his work. i ask for support of h.con.res 101. president reagan was first we will known as a beloved actor. ronald reagan was a two-term governor of california and then a two-term president of the united states. during his time in offe as president ronald reagan tamed inflation, reduced america's tax burden and faced down the

Kevin McCarthy

1:38:36 to 1:38:57( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: soviet empire delivering millions from tyranny. speaking at the berlin wall on january 12, 1987, president reagan challenged president gorbachev to bring down th iron curtain. reagan delivered and declared, if you se prosperity for the soviet union

Kevin McCarthy

1:38:58 to 1:39:19( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: and eastern europe, come here to this gate, mr. gorbachev, open this gate, mr. gorbachev, tear down this wall. upon his death in 2004 when ronald reagan was lying in state in the rotunda, gorbachev came and paid silent tribute to his earth while adversary. fittingly in the same rotunda, the statue of president ronald

Kevin McCarthy

1:39:20 to 1:39:41( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: reagan will remain permanently. with a ring of fragments from the berlin wall embedded in its pedestal. president reagan once said, there's no limit to what a man can do or whe he can go it he esn't mind who gets the credit. while placement of the statue in the capitol rotunda does not in my opinion offer due credit to the 40th president in

Kevin McCarthy

1:39:42 to 1:39:56( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: recognizing him in this manner, the people of california ensure that ronald reagan will have a lasting and symbolic presence for the countless futu generations of americans visiting the united states capitol. i would like to thank the former first lady, nancy reagan, and the ronald reagan

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