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House Proceeding 06-03-09 on Jun 3rd, 2009 :: 0:44:15 to 0:44:55
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James Jordan

0:44:15 to 0:44:35( Edit History Discussion )

James Jordan: this time in history for these tribes to finally gain federal recognition to be a setback and i justice. they've suffered enough injustices. let's not add another one. congress has the power to recognize these tribes, they've exercised this power in the past, more than 300 of the 562 federally recognized tribes have been recognized by an act of

James Jordan

0:44:15 to 0:44:55( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: James Jordan

James Jordan

0:44:36 to 0:44:55( Edit History Discussion )

James Jordan: congress. i urge my colleagues to support this legislation. we wil bring closure to some tragic and unjust acts that have transpired since englishmen established their first permanent settlement more than 400 years ago in this new world. this is the right thing to do. i trust the congress will do it today.

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