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House Proceeding 06-15-09 on Jun 15th, 2009 :: 1:27:50 to 1:30:15
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Brian Bilbray

1:27:45 to 1:28:05( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Bilbray: at the age of 84. it is my home that -- hope that we can somehow honor his outstanding legacy and service to our country through the passage of h.r. 2470 and by designating the port charlotte postal facility in his honor. i urge my colleagues to join me in supporting h.r. 2470 and i continue to reserve the balance

Brian Bilbray

1:27:50 to 1:30:15( Edit History Discussion )
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Brian Bilbray

1:28:06 to 1:28:26( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Bilbray: of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves the balance of his time. the gentleman from california. mr. bilbray: thank you, mr. eaker. mr. speaker, i yield myself as much time as i may consume and i rise today in support of h.r. 2470, gislation to have the united states post office building located at port

Brian Bilbray

1:28:27 to 1:28:49( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Bilbray: charlotte, florida, designated lieutenant commander roy h. boehm post office. mr. speaker, there are many accomplishments that the commander boehm served in this country in many ways, as the gentleman from massachusetts has pointed out. but for me personally, as somebody who grew up in a neighborhood full of united

Brian Bilbray

1:28:50 to 1:29:11( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Bilbray: states.e.a.l. team members, the san diego area spically, i would just like to say that commander boehm's going to go down in history as a man who transformed what was the u.d.t., basically the underwater demolition team, and transformed that concept into what we know

Brian Bilbray

1:29:12 to 1:29:32( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Bilbray: today as the s.e.a.l.'s and i think we need to take this action not just for the commander but for the men who served everyday as s.e.a.l. team members out there that will you not hear about, but their deeds are great and many, but we don't hear about them, mostly because so many of them are covert. i have to say that from

Brian Bilbray

1:29:33 to 1:29:53( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Bilbray: everything from the saving the victims of piesy to defending our camps around the world, the s.e.a.l.'s have proven their value to this country. commander boehm made this possible and i think that is why it's so appropriate that we join today in naming this post office. today the navy s.e.a.l.s are known around the world, but when

Brian Bilbray

1:29:54 to 1:30:15( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Bilbray: the commander started, nobody hardly even knew what a u.d.t. member was and largely because of commander boehm we can thank the entire service that we know now today as the s.e.a.l.'s. my fellow members of congress, i ask you to join me in honning commander boehm by recognizing as -- his many life achievements, his valor, and

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