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House Proceeding 06-10-08 on Jun 10th, 2008 :: 2:23:28 to 2:24:31
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Rubén Hinojosa

2:23:15 to 2:23:28( Edit History Discussion )

Rubén Hinojosa: florida. ms. ros-lehtinen: i know we only have one minute, i'd like to yield myself that remaining minute to close on our side on the merida initiative. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:23:28 to 2:23:39( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: is recognized. ms. ros-lehtinen: i'd like to point to the testimony of a member of the department of homeland security when he testified on the importance of the merida initiative. this is not a bill

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:23:28 to 2:24:31( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:23:39 to 2:23:51( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: for mexico. this is not a legislative bill for central america. this is not for haiti, this is not for the dominican republic, this is for united states citizens. this is to protect our homeland

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:23:51 to 2:24:03( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: from these vicious gangs and drug dealers and as this gentleman said, rather than simply giving money to foreign governments, the merida initiative has been tailored to provide our foreign

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:24:03 to 2:24:18( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: partners with the specific tools they each need to fight transnational organized crime and work cooperatively with us in the united states. this is a bill that will help our communities, our country,

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:24:18 to 2:24:31( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: our national security, and our children. i yield back the balance of our time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california. mr. berman: may i inquire how much time i have left? the speaker

Gene Green

2:24:31 to 2:24:40( Edit History Discussion )

Gene Green: pro tempore: 2 1/2 minutes. mr. berman: i yield that to the gentleman from texas, mr. green. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for 2 1/2 minutes. mr. green: thank you, mr. speaker.

Gene Green

2:24:31 to 2:26:32( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Gene Green

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