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House Proceeding 06-04-09 on Jun 4th, 2009 :: 2:49:50 to 2:51:50
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Sheila Jackson-Lee

2:49:48 to 2:50:08( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: secure without interrupting commerce and voting yes on the hastings-jack son lee-rogers amendment. i reserve. the chair: for what purpose does the gentlewoman from from texas.

Sheila Jackson-Lee

2:49:50 to 2:51:50( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Sheila Jackson-Lee

Sheila Jackson-Lee

2:50:09 to 2:50:29( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: ms. jackson lee: i rise in opposition to the amendment although i do not oppose the amendment. the chair: the gentlelady is recognized for five minutes. ms. jackson lee: i thank the full committee chairman andr. dent. it was a pleasure to work with mr. hastings and mr. rogers. iize in support of the hastings-rogers-jackson lee

Sheila Jackson-Lee

2:50:30 to 2:50:50( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: amendment. i appreciate their willingness to work with me on this important amendment. we have towered the homeland security sites that have had canines and ard from airports who say give me one good dog and we provide security. t.s.a.'s canine teams are important and effective tools for securing all modes of transportation in the united

Sheila Jackson-Lee

2:50:51 to 2:51:12( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: states. the use of canine teams has managed what few security measures can boast. they are well liked. our committee worked hard to re-affirm our support for canine teams in explosion detection. i'm proud to have led these efforts. this amendment rounds out these

Sheila Jackson-Lee

2:51:13 to 2:51:33( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: important provisions as we speak, t.s.a. continues its work meeting the 100% cargo screening requirement established by the 9/11 act. let me indicate that i'm very proud of the language we have about 100% cargo screening. it is one that we worked with the department of homeland security. we worked withr. markey. we worked with our chairman and

Sheila Jackson-Lee

2:51:34 to 2:51:50( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: our ranking member of both committees, the subcommittee and full committee. we want 100% screening. the canine teams that will be deployed will ensure t.s.a.'s success. mr. hastings, mr. rogers and i have offered what i perceive to be a thoughtful amendment.

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