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House Proceeding on May 22nd, 2008 :: 0:40:11 to 0:41:57
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Dennis A. Cardoza

0:38:40 to 0:40:11( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Dennis A. Cardoza

Dennis A. Cardoza

0:40:00 to 0:40:11( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis A. Cardoza: california, a member of the rules committee, a leader in the farm bill debate and a great friend, ms. matsui. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady from california is recognized for two

Doris O. Matsui

0:40:11 to 0:40:21( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: minutes. or ms. matsui: thank you. and i want to thank the an gentleman from california for yielding me time. mr. speaker, i rise today in support of the rule and the duncan hunter national

Doris O. Matsui

0:40:11 to 0:41:57( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Doris O. Matsui

Doris O. Matsui

0:40:21 to 0:40:35( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: defense authorization bill. i want to thank chairman skelton and ranking member hunter for the way they worked together to craft the bill before us today. mr. speaker, this bill is about

Doris O. Matsui

0:40:35 to 0:40:49( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: the men and women who serve and defend our country. one of these heroes lives in my hometown of sacramento, sergeant jeremiah anderson. sergeant anderson is a decorated soldier who served as army crewman

Doris O. Matsui

0:40:49 to 0:41:01( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: for more than four years. he's an american hero. but a provision in current law has kept him from receiving the full scope of army college fund benefits he earned and deserves. at least

Doris O. Matsui

0:41:01 to 0:41:14( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: 40 other veterans from around the country have had the same thing happen to them. the military's educational benefits are a crucial part of the promise we made to our soldiers. we vow to repay

Doris O. Matsui

0:41:14 to 0:41:26( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: their service by providing them with opportunities to further their education. these education benefits help our soldiers reintegrate into their communities when they return from overseas. in return,

Doris O. Matsui

0:41:26 to 0:41:36( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: our communities benefit from their invaluable contributions, both in the military and here at home. we must deliver on what we promise, mr. speaker. i urge my colleagues to support the

Doris O. Matsui

0:41:36 to 0:41:44( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: defense authorization bill for the good of our military famili es and for the safety of he our nation in th e future. mr. speaker, i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore:

Doris O. Matsui

0:41:44 to 0:41:57( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: the gentlewoman yields back the balance of her time. the gentleman from washington. mr. hastings: mr. speaker, before i yield to the gentleman from california, i want to maknie this point, and

Doc Hastings

0:41:57 to 0:42:10( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: this is a very, very important point. yesterday, prior to taking up the veto override of the farm bill, the democrat leaders knew that title 3 was out of the bill. therefore, it was not a bill

Doc Hastings

0:41:57 to 0:43:14( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Doc Hastings

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