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House Proceeding 06-10-09 on Jun 10th, 2009 :: 2:34:20 to 2:37:20
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Pete Sessions

2:34:17 to 2:34:37( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: but sometimes stating the obvious is worth doing. and i plan to support the amendment. i yield back. the chair: the gentleman yields back. the gentleman from texas. mr. sessions: thank you, mr. chairman. the gentleman, the chairman of the committee, mr. berman, for

Pete Sessions

2:34:20 to 2:37:20( Edit History Discussion )
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Pete Sessions

2:34:38 to 2:35:00( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: his words of support. in fact, this member sees the need to make sure that not only the people of israel but the people our country understand that it should be the expressed purpose and policy of the united states of america to yield to other

Pete Sessions

2:35:01 to 2:35:21( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: nations, yes, those that we call dear friends, to make sure that they are very clear in understanding our support for them and that they should reserve the same right that we do to protect this country. notwithstanding that we've had a change of administrations,

Pete Sessions

2:35:22 to 2:35:44( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: notwithstanding that we've had many, many, many people who are supportive -- supporters of israel come and speak to me personally about just the question as it might occur -- where stand in its support of israel? today is a great day. today is the bill that's very appropriate to make sure that

Pete Sessions

2:35:45 to 2:36:05( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: we understand that the united states' support of israel is strong and we stand behind israel and we understand that it is them, mr. chairman, that are just miles away from imminent threat through missile attack. ?? i believe it's the right thing to do. i appreciate the gentleman's

Pete Sessions

2:36:06 to 2:36:26( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: feedback. i hope it's accepted and i yield back the balance of my time. the chair: the question is on the amendment offered by -- i thought i reseed the balance of myime. the chair: does the gentleman seek unanimous consent?

Pete Sessions

2:36:27 to 2:36:49( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: mr. berman: to reclaim the time that i should have never yielded back. yes. mr. sessions: i would ask three additional minutes to close as a result of the gentleman's request. i would ask unanimous consent. the chair: without objection. the gentleman from california. mr. berman: i thank you. what is the situation now?

Pete Sessions

2:36:50 to 2:37:10( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: if i might ask the chair. the chair: the gentleman from california has four minutes. and actually the gentleman om california now has seven minutes. the gentleman from texas has three minutes. i apologize. the gentleman from texas has four minutes. the gentleman from california

Pete Sessions

2:37:11 to 2:37:21( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: has seven minutes. mr. sessions: mr. chairman. texas. mr. sessions: it's my understanding that the gentleman, mr. berman, indicated that he had no

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