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House Proceeding 05-14-09 on May 14th, 2009 :: 2:40:40 to 2:42:20
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Jean Schmidt

2:40:36 to 2:40:56( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: they're not fetal containers, they're mothers. they loved us, they nurtured us, there's no substitute for a mother and i'll never get one. gentlelady? mrs. schmidt: i'm a mother, i was glad to have my wonderful

Jean Schmidt

2:40:40 to 2:42:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jean Schmidt

Jean Schmidt

2:40:57 to 2:41:18( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: daughter, a few months ago, she had a little boy, s was thrilled on sunday to be called a mother and a -- and i was thrilled to be called a mother and grandmother. while we respect that people may have a divedgence of views that we might have, we want people in authority that are

Jean Schmidt

2:41:19 to 2:41:39( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: willing to listen to all viewpoints before rendering a decision. but when you time and again, like dawn johnsen, have made statement after statement after statement, with inflammatory rhetoric, surrounding those statements, as she appears to have done, for a better part of her adult life, especially on

Jean Schmidt

2:41:40 to 2:42:01( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: apportion, but on other issues as well, i don't think the american public is going to be comfortable with a person of her position of authority whispering in the president's ear or in bureaucrats' ears, her opinion on matters not just on abortion, not just on

Jean Schmidt

2:42:02 to 2:42:20( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: guantanamo, but on other issues as well. i think we want someone that's even-tempered, someone that's willing to look at all viewpoints, someone that's willing to see all sides and render the decision that they believe is the most appropriate for america.

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