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House Proceeding on Jun 18th, 2008 :: 0:17:59 to 0:19:31
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Sam Johnson

0:17:46 to 0:17:59( Edit History Discussion )

Sam Johnson: need help from this congress today. washington republicans should consider the opposition to this important legislation. thank you, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman's time

Diane E. Watson

0:17:59 to 0:18:15( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman rise. >> i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute and revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection.

Diane E. Watson

0:17:59 to 0:19:31( Edit History Discussion )
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Diane E. Watson

0:18:15 to 0:18:34( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: >> the american people cherish freedom, that's why the presiden t reneeled fairness doctrine that regulate thet content of radio airwaves for decades. today while some of the most powerful democrats

Diane E. Watson

0:18:34 to 0:18:47( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: in congress make plans to restore this legislation, republicans have taken action. we introduced the broadcaster freedom ac t that would take the power to restore that dock rain away from

Diane E. Watson

0:18:47 to 0:19:01( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: any president but in 245 days, not one single house democrat has signed the discharge petition for broadcast freedom. so, mr. speaker, i offer my democrat colleagues this respectful challenge.

Diane E. Watson

0:19:01 to 0:19:18( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: if you cherish freedom, if you cherish free tchosme press if you cherish the airwaves of america, let's make 4th of july radio independence day. sign the discharge petition for broadcast freedom

Diane E. Watson

0:19:18 to 0:19:31( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: by independence day. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from washington rise. >> to address the house for one minute and revise and extend

J. Gresham Barrett

0:19:31 to 0:19:48( Edit History Discussion )

J. Gresham Barrett: my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. >> the g.a.o. is scheduled this week to discuss whether to overturn the decision to take away the contract for the airbus. we hope

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