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House Proceeding 06-12-09 on Jun 12th, 2009 :: 1:05:45 to 1:09:55
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Jeb Hensarling

1:05:41 to 1:06:01( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: this is what the american people want. and congress must listen. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady yields back. for what purpose does the gentleman from -- mr. burton for indiana. for what purpose does the

Jeb Hensarling

1:05:45 to 1:09:55( Edit History Discussion )
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Jeb Hensarling

1:06:02 to 1:06:23( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: gentleman from texas rise? without objection. mr. hensarling: madam s i rise today to honor the life of william c. dove mccarty. and recognize his commitment and service to his community, the state of texas, and to our great nation. dove a resident of athens texas passed away last month.

Jeb Hensarling

1:06:24 to 1:06:49( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: he was a loving husband of 58 years to jo ann. he was proud father to daughter cynthia and mary lou. he was a devoted grandfather of cole, kyle, michelle, and great grandfather of kristen, preston, and daniel. finally, madam speaker, he was my dear friend. he was born in 1929 in texas

Jeb Hensarling

1:06:50 to 1:07:10( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: and graduated from luisa high school. he proudly defended our nation in the korean war by serving in the united states army. when his service ended dove began what became a legacy of leadership in our free enterprise system and service to his community. he returned to work and eventually owned his own clothing business. he gave back to his small west

Jeb Hensarling

1:07:11 to 1:07:32( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: texas community by shaping the live of younger men as the order of de malay dad and long time boy scout leader. he then moved to my hometown of dallas, texas, where he began a long career and corporate group insurance management. after that he set his sights heward on the pine trees and

Jeb Hensarling

1:07:33 to 1:07:56( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: lakes of east texas and began a fire and casualty insurance business in henderson county. as a business owner he helpedp countless members of his community achieveheir american dream. and he took great pride in his community, his record of service today is still unmatched in east texas. he served as the cedar creek chamber of commerce president.

Jeb Hensarling

1:07:57 to 1:08:19( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: he helped establish the cedar creek library. he was a charter million of the library'ser board of directors, and he and his wife worked tirelessly to support and grow that library. he led the can i juanies club and was -- kiwanis he served as secretary treasure of the club. he took a leadership in their pancake breakfast.

Jeb Hensarling

1:08:20 to 1:08:41( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: he wasn active member of the athens rotary club and the list goes on and on. now we all know across america thathe rotary motto is dove lived those words every day of his life. he led by example and his example represents the best of the american character. madam speaker, dove was not indifferent to the direction of

Jeb Hensarling

1:08:42 to 1:09:03( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: his state and nation, either. he cared passionately about faith and family and free enterprise and freedom. and he chose to put his principles into action by serving as chairman of the henderson county republican party for eight years. that's where i first met dove, this kind, giving, caring individual. he was always upbeat.

Jeb Hensarling

1:09:04 to 1:09:25( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: he always had a smile on his face. and he always knew if we worked together that america's best days would lay ahead of her. he made a difference. as the congressman for the fifth district o texas, i'm honored an frankly humbled to recognize my good friend, doug mccarty. on behalf of all the constituents of the fifth district of texas, and a

Jeb Hensarling

1:09:26 to 1:09:47( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: grateful nation, i would like to extend our condolences and prayers to jo ann d the family. dove will be greatly missed but i take solace in his contributions will live on and that the people who had their lives touched by him will never forget. madam speaker, i am one of

Jeb Hensarling

1:09:48 to 1:09:55( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: those people. godspeed to dove he has left us but he has gone on to now hear those words in a

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