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House Proceeding 05-19-08 on May 19th, 2008 :: 0:18:09 to 0:20:37
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Darrell E. Issa

0:18:02 to 0:18:09( Edit History Discussion )

Darrell E. Issa: of this bill and yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the gentlewoman from guam. ms. bordallo: thank you, mr. speaker.

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:18:09 to 0:18:20( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: i, again, urge members to m support the bill and i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: all time has been yielded back. the question is ho the house suspend the rules

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:18:09 to 0:20:37( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Madeleine Z. Bordallo

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:18:20 to 0:18:29( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: and pass h.r. le 1464. those in favor say aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, 2/3 having responded in the affirmative, the rules are suspended and the bill is passed.

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:18:29 to 0:18:37( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: the gentleman from california. mr. issa: mr. speaker, i object to the vote on the grounds that a quorum is not present and i make a point of order that a quorum is not present. the speaker

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:18:37 to 0:18:47( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: pro tempore: pursuant to clause 8 of rule 20 and the chair's prior announcement, further proceedings on this motion will be postponed. for what purpose does the gentlewoman from guam seek

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:18:47 to 0:18:56( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: recognition? ms. bordallo: thank you, mr. speaker, i move to suspend the rules and pass the bill h.r. 1771, as amended. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the title of

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:18:56 to 0:19:05( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: the bill. the clerk: h.r. 1771, a bill to assist in the conservation of cranes by supporting and providing through projects of persons and organizations with expertise in crane in conservation, financial

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:19:05 to 0:19:14( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: resources for the conservation programs of countries, -- of countries the activities of which directly or indirectly affect cranes and they systems of cranes. the speaker pro tempore:

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:19:14 to 0:19:23( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: pursuant to the rule, the gentlewoman from guam, ms. bordallo, and the gentleman from california, mr. issa, each will control 20 minutes. the chair recognizes the gentlewoman from guam. ms.

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:19:23 to 0:19:33( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: bordallo: thank you, mr. speaker. i ask unanimous consent that all members may have five legislative days to revise and extend their remarks and include extraneous material on the bill under

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:19:33 to 0:19:42( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: consideration. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. bordallo: mr. speaker, i yield myself such time as i may consume. h.r. 1771, the crane conservation act, was introduced by our

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:19:42 to 0:19:57( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: colleague from wisconsin, congresswoman tammy baldwin. the overall purpose of 1771 is to assist in the conservation of the world's 15 species of crane, such as the whooping crane and the sandhill

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:19:57 to 0:20:11( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: crane in north america. . the bill would establish a new conservation fund supporting critical conservation projects for endangered birds and their scarce and shrinking habitats in europe, asia,

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:20:11 to 0:20:28( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: south asia, africa, and north america. mr. speaker, cranes play an important role in cultures around the world. these birds are viewed as symbols of food fortune, happiness, and peace.

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:20:28 to 0:20:37( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: and i ask members on both sides to support passage of this noncontroversial bill that will help conserve this identify connick family of large endangered birds. i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker

Darrell E. Issa

0:20:37 to 0:20:50( Edit History Discussion )

Darrell E. Issa: pro tempore: the gentlewoman reserves her time of the the gentleman from california. mr. issa: mr. speaker, i rise, too, in support of h.r. 1771, the crane conservation act. this bill is a worthy

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