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House Proceeding 06-16-09 on Jun 16th, 2009 :: 0:29:45 to 0:31:20
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Betty Sue Sutton

0:29:41 to 0:30:02( Edit History Discussion )

Betty Sue Sutton: mr. dreier: i plan to debate if the gentleman -- i yield to my friend. mr. arcuri: i have one more speaker. mr. d the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves the balance of his time. the gentleman from new york. mr. arcuri: i yield four minutes to the the gentlewoman from ohio, ms. sutton. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman is recognized for

Betty Sue Sutton

0:29:45 to 0:31:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Betty Sue Sutton

Betty Sue Sutton

0:30:03 to 0:30:23( Edit History Discussion )

Betty Sue Sutton: four minutes. ms. sutton: thank you, mr. speaker. and i thank the gentleman from new york for his leadership on the rules committee and for the time. rule and the underlying bill. but as we prepare to send the war supplemental to president obama, i would be remiss not to express the deep concerns that i have about the bill not

Betty Sue Sutton

0:30:24 to 0:30:45( Edit History Discussion )

Betty Sue Sutton: including an existrategy for military operations in afghanistan. and while i support the supplemental, i am also strongly supporting representative mcgovern's bill to require an exit strategy from afghanistan. fairness requires it. our brave soldiers need to know we have a plan and we are looking out for them.

Betty Sue Sutton

0:30:46 to 0:31:06( Edit History Discussion )

Betty Sue Sutton: and out of fairness to the 185,000 soldiers who have been subject to the stop watch policies since 9/11, supplemental that we're about to pass today will provide $500 per month in monthly payments. and the use of stop loss has prevented mothers and fathers

Betty Sue Sutton

0:31:07 to 0:31:21( Edit History Discussion )

Betty Sue Sutton: from returning home to their children. from families and friends for gathering for the occasions that mark their lives. they have gone above and beyond the expectations of their country. so i'm proud to have worked with

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