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House Proceeding 06-09-09 on Jun 9th, 2009 :: 0:40:55 to 0:43:05
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Mario Diaz-Balart

0:40:52 to 0:41:12( Edit History Discussion )

Mario Diaz-Balart: many years to come. it is fitting and proper to honor congressman regula with this designation. i urge the immediate passage and reserve the balance of my time, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves the balance of his time. the chair recognizes the gentleman from florida. mr. diaz-balart: i would yield

Mario Diaz-Balart

0:40:55 to 0:43:05( Edit History Discussion )
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Mario Diaz-Balart

0:41:13 to 0:41:34( Edit History Discussion )

Mario Diaz-Balart: myself as much time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. diaz-balart: i want to thank the chairman and the sponsor, the gentleman from ohio for sponsoring this legislation. he mentioned the history of mr. regula. he obviously served honorably for the people of the 16th district in ohio for 18

Mario Diaz-Balart

0:41:35 to 0:41:58( Edit History Discussion )

Mario Diaz-Balart: consecutive terms, from 1973 until last congress, becoming the second longest serving republican member in the house, mr. speaker. and congressman regula has a great legacy and has had a long and distinguished career in public service. always, always serving his untry. early on, he served in the most

Mario Diaz-Balart

0:41:59 to 0:42:19( Edit History Discussion )

Mario Diaz-Balart: honorable way that one could ever serve this country in the armed forces, in the navy. after completing his legal education, he went into private practice of law. in the early 1960's, he served as a member of the ohio state board of education and went on to serve in the ohio house of representatives, also ohio state

Mario Diaz-Balart

0:42:20 to 0:42:40( Edit History Discussion )

Mario Diaz-Balart: senate prior to his election in the congress. naming this federal building in ohio is appropriate to recognize congressman regula's commitment to public service, to his constituents and to this nation. the respect that he earned while serving in congress is demonstrated by what we are seeing here today, the fact that

Mario Diaz-Balart

0:42:41 to 0:43:01( Edit History Discussion )

Mario Diaz-Balart: this bill sponsoreby ohio representatives from both sides of the aisle. i want to thank the sponsor of this legislation. i support the passage of this bill and urge my colleags to do the same. again, this is a man who has served this country with distinction. with that, mr. speaker, i reserve the remaining part of my time.

Mario Diaz-Balart

0:43:02 to 0:43:06( Edit History Discussion )

Mario Diaz-Balart: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves the balance of his time. the chair recognizes the gentleman from ohio.

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