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House Proceeding on May 5th, 2008 :: 1:06:54 to 1:10:32
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Jerry Lewis

1:06:41 to 1:06:54( Edit History Discussion )

Jerry Lewis: to and without objection a motion to reconsider is laid on the table. the gentleman from california. mr. lewis: regretfully, mr. speaker, i object to the vote on the grounds that a quorum is not

Diane E. Watson

1:06:54 to 1:07:05( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: present and and i make a point of order that a quorum is not present. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to clause 8 of rule 20 and the chair's further announcement, further proceedings

Diane E. Watson

1:06:54 to 1:10:32( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Diane E. Watson

Diane E. Watson

1:07:05 to 1:07:19( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: on this question are postponed and the point of a quorum is withdrawn. for what purpose does the gentlelady from california rise? ms. watson: mr. speaker, i ask that the house suspend the rules and

Diane E. Watson

1:07:19 to 1:07:27( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: agree to h.res. 1109 as amended. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the title of the resolution. the clerk: h.res. 1109, a resolution honoring the memory of dith pran by remembering

Diane E. Watson

1:07:27 to 1:07:37( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: his life's work and continuing to acknowledge and remember the victims of genocides that have taken place around the globe. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the rule, the gentlewoman

Diane E. Watson

1:07:37 to 1:07:46( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: from california, ms. watson, and the gentleman from texas, mr. poe, each will control 20 minutes. the chair recognizes the gentlewoman from california. ms. watson: mr. speaker, i ask unanimous

Diane E. Watson

1:07:46 to 1:07:56( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: consent that all members may have five legislative days to revise and extend their remarks and include extraneous material on the resolution under consideration. the speaker pro tempore: without

Diane E. Watson

1:07:56 to 1:08:09( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: objection. ms. watson: mr. speaker, i rise in strong support of this resolution and i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady is recognized for as

Diane E. Watson

1:08:09 to 1:08:25( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: much time as she might consume. ms. watson: i'd like to thank my colleague, mr. sires, for offering this important legislation in memory of a great american, dith pran. through the film, "the

Diane E. Watson

1:08:25 to 1:08:43( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: killing fields," dith pran is for many americans the face of the cambodian genocide. that movie documented dith pran's personal struggle, his friendship and cooperation with "the new york times"

Diane E. Watson

1:08:43 to 1:09:00( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: reporter sydney h. schanberg, and the larger honor of the horror of the khmer rouge genocide in cambodia. much as "the killing fields" reminded americans of the cambodian genocide, mr. dith's

Diane E. Watson

1:09:00 to 1:09:19( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: life work as a photo journalist and u.n. goodwill ambassador raised awareness around the world of the atrocities that took place for those in cambodia under the khmer rouge. this resolution

Diane E. Watson

1:09:19 to 1:09:35( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: commemorates the work of dith pran's life, including his work as a photojournalist for "the new york times," his bravery in surviving the cambodia genocide and escaping to thailand in 1979. his advocacy

Diane E. Watson

1:09:35 to 1:09:52( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: for the cambodian refugees and victims of genocide around the world after he became a u.s. citizen and a goodwill ambassador for the united nations in 1994. and his work with former senator

Diane E. Watson

1:09:52 to 1:10:12( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: charles robb to help pass the cambodian genocide justice act, establishing an office of cambodian genocide investigations at the state department. mr. dith's work laid the foundation for

Diane E. Watson

1:10:12 to 1:10:22( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: an ongoing justice and reconciliation tribunals within cambodiahat continue to this day. for all these reasons, i support this resolution and urge my colleagues to join me as well. mr. speaker, i reserve

Diane E. Watson

1:10:22 to 1:10:32( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady from california reserves the balance of her time. the gentleman from texas. mr. poe: mr. speaker, i yield myself such time as

Ted Poe

1:10:32 to 1:10:52( Edit History Discussion )

Ted Poe: i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from texas is recognized for as much time as he may consume. mr. poe: i rise in strong support of this resolution, which serves as yet

Ted Poe

1:10:32 to 1:13:07( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Ted Poe

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