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House Proceeding 05-19-08 on May 19th, 2008 :: 1:36:14 to 1:39:17
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Darrell E. Issa

1:36:02 to 1:36:14( Edit History Discussion )

Darrell E. Issa: and urge passage. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the gentlelady from california. ms. watson: mr. speaker, on behalf of the over 14 million asian

Diane E. Watson

1:36:14 to 1:36:34( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: and pacific islander americans and the entire population of amica for that matter, let us demonstrate our full support of this year's celebration of asian pacific american heritage month

Diane E. Watson

1:36:14 to 1:39:17( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Diane E. Watson

Diane E. Watson

1:36:34 to 1:36:44( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: by passing h.res. 1153 woit reservation. -- without reservation. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the question is will the house suspend the rules and agree to

Diane E. Watson

1:36:44 to 1:36:52( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: house resolution 1153, as amended. 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, the resolution is

Diane E. Watson

1:36:52 to 1:37:02( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: agreed to and 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

Diane E. Watson

1:37:02 to 1:37:11( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: speaker 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 gentlelady from

Diane E. Watson

1:37:11 to 1:37:21( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: california seek recognition? ms. watson: mr. speaker, i move that the house suspend the rules and adopt resolution h.res. 1026. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the title of

Diane E. Watson

1:37:21 to 1:37:30( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: the resolution. the clerk: house resolution 1026, resolution recognizing the 100th anniversary of the founding of the congressional club. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the rule, the gentlewoman

Diane E. Watson

1:37:30 to 1:37:39( Edit History Discussion )

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

Diane E. Watson

1:37:39 to 1:37:54( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: unanimous consent that all members may have five legislative days to revise and extend their remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. watson: mr. speaker, the house commtee

Diane E. Watson

1:37:54 to 1:38:14( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: on oversight and government reform presents for consideration h.res. 1026, which recognizes the 100th anniversary of theounding of the congressional club. the measure was introduced by representative

Diane E. Watson

1:38:14 to 1:38:35( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: sanford bishop from the state of georgia on march 6, 2008, and i, along with over 75 of my colleagues are proud to be co-sponsors of this bill. h.res. 1026 was taken up and approved by the committee

Diane E. Watson

1:38:35 to 1:38:49( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: on oversight and government reform as of april 9, 2008, which brings us up to today's consideration of the resolution. originally established on may 20, 1908, for the purpose of providing a nonpartisan

Diane E. Watson

1:38:49 to 1:39:07( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: social setting for spouses of members of the house and senate, the congressional club continues to serve its initial purpose, although the breast and activities of the -- the breath and

Diane E. Watson

1:39:07 to 1:39:17( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: the activities of the club have expanded over the past century to include such annual events as the first ladies luncheon and founders day. i yield now to mr. sanford bishop. for as much

Sanford D. Jr.Bishop

1:39:17 to 1:39:31( Edit History Discussion )

Sanford D. Jr.Bishop: time as he may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for as much time as he may consume. mr. bishop: i thank the gentlelady for yielding. mr. speaker, i rise today,

Sanford D. Jr.Bishop

1:39:17 to 1:43:51( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Sanford D. Jr.Bishop

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