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House Proceeding 06-10-09 on Jun 10th, 2009 :: 1:46:25 to 1:48:30
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Virginia Foxx

1:46:21 to 1:46:42( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: take office. does the gentlelady wish to say something? ms. foxx: i wonder if th gentlewoman would yield. i appreciate very much what you and our other colleagues have pointed out tonight in terms of the inconsistencies in the president's position.

Virginia Foxx

1:46:25 to 1:48:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Virginia Foxx

Virginia Foxx

1:46:43 to 1:47:04( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: i also want to thank you for having pointed out the joy of having children and i want to bring up one more example of what i think is an inconsistent cy on -- inconsistency on the part of the president. he's nominated don johnson to

Virginia Foxx

1:47:05 to 1:47:25( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: head up the -- dawn johnson to head up the office of legal counsels. and she's one of the most controversial of his nominees. she formerly worked for naral and the aclu's reproductive freedom project. she's compared pregnancy to involuntary servitude. describing pregnant women as

Virginia Foxx

1:47:26 to 1:47:46( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: losers in the contraceptive lottery. she even criticized then senator clinton for claiming a need to keep abortions traumatic experiences ra she as i said has said that she beliefs that -- believes that being pregnant -- banning

Virginia Foxx

1:47:47 to 1:48:09( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: abortion undermines the 13th amendment which bans slavery. and she says that there is no father and no child fetus. any move of the courts to force a woman to have a child amounts to involuntary servitude. she goes on and on and on to

Virginia Foxx

1:48:10 to 1:48:30( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: talk about how horrible it is to bear a child. and i think it is a very sad, sad situation that the president has these kinds of beliefs to head up an extremely important position in the administration, the office of legal counsel.

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