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House Proceeding on Jun 12th, 2009 :: 0:48:20 to 0:49:25
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Virginia Foxx

0:48:17 to 0:48:37( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: and 15-year-olds who are growing up now not to become addicted to tobacco. i strongly sup i urge my colleagues to support it as well. and, again, thank you for the time and i yield back my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. the gentlewoman from north carolina. ms. foxx: thank you, mr. speaker. i'd like to point out a couple

Virginia Foxx

0:48:20 to 0:49:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Virginia Foxx

Virginia Foxx

0:48:38 to 0:48:59( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: of issues. of lettuce has more rules than tobacco, then i think we should reduce the regulations on lettuce. i think we're going in the wrong direction in rms of this issue. the other thing i'd like to point out is something that my colleague from india pointed out. this bill focuses totally on the issue of abstinence.

Virginia Foxx

0:49:00 to 0:49:21( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: it's interesting to me that i've been in so many debates where the majority party completely puts aside abstinence education when it comes to sex education in the schools. they say abstinence education has absolutely no benefit when we know the research shows the

Virginia Foxx

0:49:22 to 0:49:25( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: opposite. but on this issue, they'd like

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