Metavid

Video archive of the US Congress

House Proceeding 06-14-06 on Jun 14th, 2006 :: 1:41:00 to 1:43:15
Total video length: 2 hours 12 minutes Stream Tools: Stream Overview | Edit Time

Note: MetaVid video transcripts may contain inaccuracies, help us build a more perfect archive

Download OptionsEmbed Video

Views:186 Duration: 0:02:15 Discussion

Previous speech: Next speech:

Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:35:58 to 1:41:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Sheila Jackson-Lee

Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:40:49 to 1:41:00( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: speaking from a forum that giving them sound bites. we should dignify their service to this country and bring it in for them to be heard and i hope that we able to co-that. i would be happy

Tim Ryan

1:41:00 to 1:41:19( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: to yield to the gentleman. >> we know that it's not easy to admit that you make mistakes. it's not -- it goes against your human nature. but when you are elevated to leadership positions like

Tim Ryan

1:41:00 to 1:43:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Tim Ryan

Tim Ryan

1:41:19 to 1:41:31( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: we have been blessed to be here, and to represent our country, 700,000 people a piece, it takes courage. now it doesn't take courage to have oversight to chase the president's item around

Tim Ryan

1:41:31 to 1:41:44( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: the white house. courage is trying to say that we made a colossal mistake and instead of going down the same road even faster, try to stop, reevaluate the situation, and let's find out who

Tim Ryan

1:41:44 to 1:41:55( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: we need to hold accountable here, mr. meek, who needs tos to be brought in before the congress. that's not easy. that's difficult. that's the most difficult thing about being an american, and

Tim Ryan

1:41:55 to 1:42:08( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: being in american government, is that your warts are here for all the world to see. that is better than the alternative, which is tyranny and suppression and oppression by the government.

Tim Ryan

1:42:08 to 1:42:21( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: this is part of our process. these problems are getting aired out but at the end of the day it's part of our greatness because we can quickly adapt, and fix the problem and move on, but when

Tim Ryan

1:42:21 to 1:42:35( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: you have leadership that is afraid, afraid to address the real issues today, that is the basis of incompetence, whether you're in government, whether you're in business, whether you're in

Tim Ryan

1:42:35 to 1:42:48( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: coaching, it doesn't matter what your field is, if you don't admit you make a mistake, you'll have problems. if a coach goes into a game with the certain game plan and then at halftime you're

Tim Ryan

1:42:48 to 1:43:01( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: down 21 points you change the game plan. it hasn't worked. move forward, move on, make the changes necessary, mr. delahunt, to move the country forward. mr. delahunt: you know, tomorrow

Tim Ryan

1:43:01 to 1:43:15( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: we will hear terms like cut and run and defeat. ms. jackson lee: absolutely. mr. delahunt: that's what we'll hear on the floor. and i challenge the majority to use these terms when it comes

William D. Delahunt

1:43:15 to 1:43:29( Edit History Discussion )

William D. Delahunt: to the american patriots who have served their country. ask them if they would ever cut and run, they've demonstrated their entire careers but they had the courage to stand up and say, this is

William D. Delahunt

1:43:15 to 1:45:48( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: William D. Delahunt

Personal tools

MetaVid is a non-profit project of UC Santa Cruz and the Sunlight Foundation. Learn more About MetaVid

The C-SPAN logo and other servicemarks that may be found in video content are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Metavid