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House Proceeding 04-28-09 on Apr 28th, 2009 :: 0:54:10 to 0:59:10
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Stephen F. Lynch

0:54:01 to 0:54:25( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: the question is, will the house suspend the rules and agree to house resolution 341. those in favor will signify by saying aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, 2/3 of those voting having responded in the affirmative, the rules are spubbeded -- suspended, the resolution is agreed to. without jection the motion to

Stephen F. Lynch

0:54:10 to 0:59:10( Edit History Discussion )
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Stephen F. Lynch

0:54:26 to 0:54:47( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: reconsider is laid upon the for what purpose does the gentleman from massachusetts rise? mr. lynch: mr. speaker, i move that the house suspend the rules and adopt house resolution -- pass the bill house resolution 1595. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the title of the bill. the clerk: h.r. 1595, a bill to

Stephen F. Lynch

0:54:48 to 0:55:08( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: designate the facility of the united states postal service located at 3245 latta road in rocheste new york, as the brian k. schramm post office the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the rule, the gentleman from massachusetts, mr. lynch, and the gentleman from georgia, mr. westmoreland, each will control 20 minutes. the chai gentleman from massachusetts. mr. lynch: mr. speaker, i ask unanimous consent that all

Stephen F. Lynch

0:55:09 to 0:55:30( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: members may have five legislative days to revise and extend their remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. lynch: mr. speaker, i now yield myself such time as i may the speaker pro tempore: t gentleman is recognized. mr. lynch: thank you. mr. speaker, as chairman of the house subcommittee with jurisdiction over the united states postal service, i am

Stephen F. Lynch

0:55:31 to 0:55:51( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: pleased to present h.r. 1595 for conseration. this legislation will designate the united states postal facility located at 3245 latta road in rochester, new york, as the brian k. building. introduced on march 18, 2009, by my colleague, representative chris lee, of new york and

Stephen F. Lynch

0:55:52 to 0:56:12( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: reported out of the oversight and government reform committee on april 2, 2009, by unanimous consent, house resolution 1595 enjoys the support of the entire sitting new york house delegation. a lifelong resident of the town of greaseon in rochester, new

Stephen F. Lynch

0:56:13 to 0:56:34( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: york, lance corporal brian k. schramm bravely supported operation iraqi freedom, second marine division, second marine expeditionary force out of campp lejeune, north carolina. on october 15, 2004, lance corporal schramm was killed in action at the age of 22. during an enemy shrapnel attack

Stephen F. Lynch

0:56:35 to 0:56:55( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: in iraq. upon his graduation from high school in 2001, lance corporal schramm chose to fulfill one of his life's dreams and joined the united states marine corps. he served his first tour of duty in iraq shortly following the march 20, 2003, launch of operation iraqi freedom

Stephen F. Lynch

0:56:56 to 0:57:16( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: he bravely returned to the region in june of 2004 for his second tour. as noted by his devoted father, lance corporal schramm was a genuine hero, an american hero who clearly knew what he wanted to do in life and he did it. brian's loving family members

Stephen F. Lynch

0:57:17 to 0:57:39( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: also describe the young soldier as a strong leader and motivator who was never down. he loved life and treated every day as an opportunity for adventur 8 lance corporal schramm's friends and teachers at greece olympia high school and community similarly remember brian for his depthf decency, his contagious sense of humor,

Stephen F. Lynch

0:57:40 to 0:58:01( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: and refusal to quit any assignment or mission regardless of the difficulties he chationed or challenges he met. lance corporal schramm's genuine devotion to his community service will also never be forgotten. in addition to his courageous military service, brian frequently returned to his alma mater to discuss the war in iraq and was hoping to eventually become a police officer.

Stephen F. Lynch

0:58:02 to 0:58:22( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: it is in light of brian's character and devotion to public service that greece olympia high school has already established the brian schramm scholarship awarded annually to a college bound senior who demonstrates the extraordinary qualities exhibited by brian schramm. it is myope that we can further honor this fallen hero

Stephen F. Lynch

0:58:23 to 0:58:44( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: to the passage of this legislation to dedicate the latta road post office building in his name. mr. speaker, lance corporal brian schramm's life stands as a testament to the bravery and dedication of our heroic men and women who have served our nation at home and colleagues to join us in

Stephen F. Lynch

0:58:45 to 0:59:07( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: su i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves. the gentleman from georgia. mr. westmoreland: thank you, mr. speaker. i yield as much time as he may consume to my distinguished colleague from the state of new york, mr. lee, the original sponsor of this legislation. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from new york is recognized for such time as he may consume. mr. lee: thank you.

Stephen F. Lynch

0:59:08 to 0:59:10( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: i thank the gentleman for yielding. i wanted to thank the chairman

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