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House Proceeding on Apr 30th, 2009 :: 0:13:10 to 0:15:15
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Robert B. Aderholt

0:13:06 to 0:13:27( Edit History Discussion )

Robert B. Aderholt: lives. she is an inspiration to many and i want to congratulate her and her family and i look forward to the many future successes on and off the field. thank you. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the bala for what purpose does the gentleman from alabama rise? >> to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognizefor one minute.

Robert B. Aderholt

0:13:10 to 0:15:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Robert B. Aderholt

Robert B. Aderholt

0:13:28 to 0:13:50( Edit History Discussion )

Robert B. Aderholt: >> thank you, madam speaker. i rise today to congratulate, pay tribute and honor a great american patriot and educator on his 90th birthday. floyd lawson was born on april 25, 1919 to luther franklin and mary engel lawson. he grew up in winston county and graduated from land high school and then went on to attend college on a scholarship in missouri. when world war ii broke out, he gave up his scholarship and

Robert B. Aderholt

0:13:51 to 0:14:13( Edit History Discussion )

Robert B. Aderholt: returned to winston county, alabama, to enlist in the united states army where he served in the u.s. army air force for more than four years. he spent most of his time on the staff of general commander -- on the general commander of the canal zone. he's a third great grandson of paul engel who served in the revolutionary war. after his military duties he

Robert B. Aderholt

0:14:14 to 0:14:35( Edit History Discussion )

Robert B. Aderholt: pursued his education at the university of alabama where he ceived a b.s., a masters degree and all classroom studies for his ph.d. he received his l.l.b. degree from the blackstone school of law in 1957. floyd's career led him to teach at tuscaloosa high school,

Robert B. Aderholt

0:14:36 to 0:14:56( Edit History Discussion )

Robert B. Aderholt: walker college and the state of alabama department of education. he married his high school sweetheart, modine west, as they have two wonderful daughters, emma and melissa, and five lovely grandchildren and two great grandsons. after modine's death, he married dorothy jane strong abbott.

Robert B. Aderholt

0:14:57 to 0:15:18( Edit History Discussion )

Robert B. Aderholt: they have lived for the past 22 years in kulman, alabama, where he had work as a team in political affairs. i'm thankful to know floyd lawson and to know that he's my friend. i look forward of his wise

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