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House Proceeding on Apr 29th, 2009 :: 0:07:05 to 0:08:10
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Joe Sestak

0:07:01 to 0:07:22( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Sestak: during world war ii, only 300 of these women pioneers are still alive today. madam speaker, the time is now for us to honor these women with this body's highest honor, the congressional gold medal. as such, i urge my colleagues to co-sponsor this bill and urge its prompt consideration. thank you. gentlewoman yields back.

Joe Sestak

0:07:05 to 0:08:10( Edit History Discussion )
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Joe Sestak

0:07:23 to 0:07:43( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Sestak: for what purpose does the gentleman from pennsylvania rise? >> i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one minute. >> madam speaker, i rise to acknowledge the intelligence, a former state senator, constant williams, who brilliany represented the 149th legislative district of pennsylvania from 1997 until

Joe Sestak

0:07:44 to 0:08:04( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Sestak: 2001. she then was victorious in a special election elevated to pennsylvania senator. serving the 17 senatorial district with distinction from 2001 to 2008. connie, a leader who chose to devote her energies to political life, in support of her district citizens, served in that post until she retired just last year. throughout her career in public

Joe Sestak

0:08:05 to 0:08:11( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Sestak: life, connie always led by example and never lost sight of the fact that political leaders are first and foremost public servants.

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