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House Proceeding on Jun 6th, 2006 :: 0:41:14 to 0:43:39
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John M. McHugh

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

John M. McHugh: i represent my police chiefs are very adamant about this issue. if climbs are -- crimes are occurring and the witnesses we have are immigrants, immigrants without documents, if they believe

Nathan Deal

0:41:14 to 0:41:28( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: that they will be taken or deported, they are not going to want to come forward and tell us what is happening. this is very important. it's important in car accidents, in execution-style things that

Nathan Deal

0:41:14 to 0:43:39( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Nathan Deal

Nathan Deal

0:41:28 to 0:41:42( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: happen in some of the asian communities. this is a very important issue for our local law enforcement. the message of this amendment would say, it would intimidate immigrants and it would make

Nathan Deal

0:41:42 to 0:41:53( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: them less likely to report the crimes to law enforcement. or to assist law enforcement. it would hamper the state and local law enforcement's work by intimidating the potential witnesses and

Nathan Deal

0:41:53 to 0:42:04( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: community members that would help to solve these crimes. in fact, this is opposed by the national league of cities, the national conference of state legislatures, and the national association

Nathan Deal

0:42:04 to 0:42:16( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: of counties. they all oppose this amendment. soap please protect local government independence and choice. keep local public safety decisions and resources local. and oppose this amendment. i yield

Nathan Deal

0:42:16 to 0:42:31( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: back to my ranking member. mr. sabo: mr. chairman. the chairman: the gentleman is recognized. mr. sabo: i would oppose this amendment. i read the amendment. i'm not sure it does what the gentleman

Nathan Deal

0:42:31 to 0:42:44( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: from iowa says it does. i'm not sure it does anything. if it does something, then it is very comprehensive. it either does nothing or else potentially has the ability to -- limiting how d.h.s.

Nathan Deal

0:42:44 to 0:42:58( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: responds to an emergency and disaster relief. it either does nothing or it may limit what border patrol can do in certain cities in this country. i am not sure which. it either does nothing

Nathan Deal

0:42:58 to 0:43:14( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: or it does something significantly more than what the gentleman has suggested. mr. chairman, i urge the house has the last three years to reject this amendment. i yield back my time. the chairman:

Nathan Deal

0:43:14 to 0:43:25( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: for the edification of the body, the chair would note that under the u.c. agreed to earlier, only the chairman and the ranking member of the subcommittees may request to strike the last

Nathan Deal

0:43:25 to 0:43:39( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: word. under the rules of the house those yields may not include controlling of time. members may yield but not in blocks of time w that the gentleman from minnesota -- with that the gentleman

0:43:39 to 0:43:50( Edit History Discussion )

from minnesota yields back the balance of his time of the the chair recognizes the gentleman from iowa. mr. king: may i inquire how much time remains? the chairman: one minute. mr. king: thank

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