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House Proceeding 05-04-09 on May 4th, 2009 :: 0:07:45 to 0:09:10
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Peter T. King

0:07:37 to 0:07:57( Edit History Discussion )

Peter T. King: house is not in order. the speaker: the house will be in order. mr. king. mr. king: madam speaker, it is -- the speaker: members are asked to take their conversations outside the chamber. mr. king: madam speaker, it is my duty to inform t house of the death of our friend and former colleague, congressman jack kemp.

Peter T. King

0:07:45 to 0:09:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Peter T. King

Peter King remembers Jack Kemp.

Peter T. King

0:07:58 to 0:08:18( Edit History Discussion )

Peter T. King: madam speaker, jack kemp served in this house for 18 years. subsequent to that he served in the cabinet of president bush and prior to a that he played for 13 years as a professional quarterback, achieving status of all pro a number of occasions, a.f.l. m.v.p. in 196

Peter T. King

0:08:19 to 0:08:39( Edit History Discussion )

Peter T. King: this day holds many of the lifetime records as a quarterback. he went beyond being a football player, beyond being a congressman, and beyond being a cabinet secretary for all those who knew him he was an inspiration, man ever tremendous energy and vibrancy. i can say he revolutionized our party and indeed his economic policies were the heart and soul

Peter T. King

0:08:40 to 0:09:01( Edit History Discussion )

Peter T. King: of the reagan revolution. but his influence and his friendship went across party lines. he was a man who was beloved by those in his own party and those in the opposition, even though i don't think he ever called them the opposition. i was fortunate enough to know jack kemp for more than 30 years and proud to consider him a friend. his passing will be mourned

Peter T. King

0:09:02 to 0:09:12( Edit History Discussion )

Peter T. King: all of us. he was a truly outstanding american and certainly my thoughts and prayers of his wife and his children, all of whom

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