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House Proceeding 06-04-09 on Jun 4th, 2009 :: 0:54:40 to 0:57:15
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Al Green

0:54:36 to 0:54:56( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: principles upon which t.s.a. should operate. and i understand i'm out of time and i would yield back the rest of my time to the gentleman from pennsylvania. mr. dent: how much time remains? the chair: the gentleman from pennsylvania has 10 1/4 minutes and the gentlemafrom mississippi has 7 3/4 minutes.

Al Green

0:54:40 to 0:57:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Al Green

Al Green

0:54:57 to 0:55:17( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: the gentleman from mississippi is recognized. mr yield two minutes to the distinguished gentleman from houston, texas, mr. al green. the chair: the gentleman from texas is recognized for two minutes. mr. green: thank you, mr. chairman. mr. chairman, i rise in support of this bill because this bill is inclusive in approach and

Al Green

0:55:18 to 0:55:39( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: comprehensive in scope. it's not perfect, mr. chairman, yet it does help perfe homeland security. it provides for surface transportation security enhancement by tripling the funds available. it provides security training and performance enhancement for significant employees. it provides that airport security and screening

Al Green

0:55:40 to 0:56:01( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: enhancement policies be placed -- be put in place. it provides, mr. chairman, that foreign repair stations security be elevated to u.s. standards. it provides transportation security credeial improvements to guard against intruders. it provides for domestic air cargo and check baggage security to better protect the traveling public.

Al Green

0:56:02 to 0:56:22( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: it provides for a general aviation enhancement grant program to help general aviation airports. it provides k-9 detection resources to sniff out drugs. it provides research and development to integrate tranortation security technologies. it's not perfect, yet it does

Al Green

0:56:23 to 0:56:45( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: help to perfect homeland security. it is inclusive in approach in that we had the inclusion of all parties interested, the partners, all of the stakeholders were brought into this, republicans and democrats alike, labor and industry as well. it is comprehenve in scope. i support this bill. i thank the chairman for the wonderful work that he has done, the ranking member and

Al Green

0:56:46 to 0:57:06( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: also the subcommittee chair, sheila jackson lee, the congressman from texas, my colleague. i yield back the balance of my time. the chair: the gentleman yields back. the gentleman from pennsylvania is recognized. mr. dent: i'd like to yield three minutes to the gentleman from florida, mr. bilirakis. the chair: the gentleman from florida is recognized for three

Al Green

0:57:07 to 0:57:15( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: minutes. mr. bilirakis: i rise in support of h.r. 2200, the trppingstrppings act. this bipartisan act will -- transportation securit administration authorization

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