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House Proceeding 04-24-07 on Apr 24th, 2007 :: 2:02:48 to 2:05:51
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Eddie Bernice Johnson

2:00:16 to 2:02:48( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Eddie Bernice Johnson

Eddie Bernice Johnson

2:02:31 to 2:02:48( Edit History Discussion )

Eddie Bernice Johnson: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from new york is recognized for two minutes. mr. israel: i thank the gentleman for his leadership. mr. speaker i rise not to quibble over a rule but get to the

Steve Israel

2:02:48 to 2:03:02( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: heart of this very important legislation. in 1957 the american people were terrorized when sputnik orbitted the -- orbitted the earth and it looks like the soviet union beat us into outer

Steve Israel

2:02:48 to 2:05:51( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Steve Israel

Steve Israel

2:03:02 to 2:03:14( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: space. what we did that was to launch a new generation of engineers and scientists. what we did then is went into our classrooms and nurtured a new generation of people who could engineer and research

Steve Israel

2:03:14 to 2:03:30( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: and develop and manufacture and mobilize and that generation of engineers landed us on the moon. people say that nasa landed man on the moon. i have a very high regard for nasa, but they

Steve Israel

2:03:30 to 2:03:42( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: didn't land us on the moon. the grumman corporation landed us on the moon. nasa provided the incentives and support, it acted as a catalyst. we won the cold war with those -- with that

Steve Israel

2:03:42 to 2:03:59( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: generation. mr. speaker, i believe that today our dependence on foreign oil is just as grave a threat as sputnik was. just as grave a threat to our security and my children's security as

Steve Israel

2:03:59 to 2:04:19( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: the cold war was. we need to engineer again, to research and develop, to mobilize and motivate and inspire a new generation of engineers who can develop hybrids and hydrogen few cells and bat terrorist

Steve Israel

2:04:19 to 2:04:33( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: and slell -- -- and batteries and cellulosic ethanol. in brazil seven out of every 10 cars is running on fuel flex. we beat germany and japan in world war ii. they are now ahead of us in solar

Steve Israel

2:04:33 to 2:04:45( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: energy. speak, if we could win the cold war in -- and world war ii f. we could defeat germany and japan in world war ii, we should get ahead of them in solar energy. it starts in the classroom.

Steve Israel

2:04:45 to 2:04:55( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: it starts with our schools. 30 adigsal seconds. -- additional seconds. the speaker pro tempore: additional one minute. mr. israel: it starts with that generation. we can no longer afford to turn

Steve Israel

2:04:55 to 2:05:07( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: our backs on the future. it is time to harness that energy so that that generation can provide us with the energy security we need. it is time to stop borrowing money from china in order

Steve Israel

2:05:07 to 2:05:19( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: to fund our military to buy oil from the persian gulf to fuel our weapons to protect us from china and the persian gulf. this is a national security issue and it's time for us to treat it

Steve Israel

2:05:19 to 2:05:29( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: as that and invest in that next generation of engineers. and scientists. that's what this bill does. that's why i'm so proud to support it. i thank the gentleman for yielding the time.

Steve Israel

2:05:29 to 2:05:40( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from washington. mr. hastings: thank you, mr. speaker. i ask my friend from california if he has any more requests for time. i'm prepared -- mr. cardoza:

Steve Israel

2:05:40 to 2:05:51( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: we have no more requests for time. mr. hastings: mr. speaker, i just simply want to say that this is a very good bill. and it's a bill that's been worked on in the past congress and obviously

Doc Hastings

2:05:51 to 2:06:01( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: in this congress. it has strong bipartisan support. and all of the points that my friend from new york made in his previous remarks, i would like to associate myself with them. we need

Doc Hastings

2:05:51 to 2:07:04( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Doc Hastings

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