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House Proceeding 06-10-09 on Jun 10th, 2009 :: 2:47:10 to 2:48:35
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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:47:06 to 2:47:26( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: policies on afghan women. i'm very much in favor of this amendment because it's a matter of human rights. thank you, and i yield back to the lady from california. the chair: for what purpose does the gentlelady from californ ms. ros-lehtinen: i ask to claim time in opposition even

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:47:10 to 2:48:35( Edit History Discussion )
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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:47:27 to 2:47:49( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: though i do not oppose the amendment. the chair: the gentlelady is recognized. ms.s are lehtinen: with the fall of the taliban, afghan women came back from the brink but the gains made since 2001 have been we recognize that any prospect of better lives for the women of afghanistan and girls are inherently linked to the

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:47:50 to 2:48:11( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: success of the development and reconstruction of their country. furthermore, we all desire greater levels of accountability, quality, and impact from foreign development assistance to afghanistan. all aimed at creating the enabling environment necessary to sustain women's development successes, their security, and

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:48:12 to 2:48:33( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: their basic rights. mr. chairman, this amendment has that noble purpose. it would require the inspector general of the department of state, the department of defense, the united states agency for international development, and the special inspector general for afghanistan reconstruction to include the impact that u.s. development assistance has on

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:48:34 to 2:48:35( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: the social, economic, and

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