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House Proceeding 04-23-09 on Apr 23rd, 2009 :: 0:03:00 to 0:04:15
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Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:02:55 to 0:03:15( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: suspended, the resol agreed to and without objection the motion to reconsider is laid on the table. the chair will entertain requests for one-minute speeches. for what purpose does the gentlewoman from texas rise? ms. jackson lee: to address the

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:03:00 to 0:04:15( Edit History Discussion )
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Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:03:16 to 0:03:37( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: house for one minute and to re the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. jackson lee: i thank the speaker very much. today i rise to add my support to h.r. 1145, a bill that we just discussed on the floor of the house that requires the president to establish an agency that addresses the question of the increasing lack of water resources in t

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:03:38 to 0:03:59( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: of america. in the recognition of earth day that occurred yesterday where we're looking to green our country and green this earth we also must ensure that we have the water that is necessary for this nation. i will introduce a water bill that w consideration the lack of water around the world.

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:04:00 to 0:04:16( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: i am also very much appreciative of the language in the bill that looks at questions of areas that have had disasters such as my area in houston and homes that have suffered from floodings such as the white oak area in houston. this is a good step.

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