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House Proceeding 06-24-09 on Jun 24th, 2009 :: 2:32:20 to 2:35:00
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Harold Rogers

2:32:17 to 2:32:38( Edit History Discussion )

Harold Rogers: 9.4%, we've got to stop the hiring of illegals and the federal government has to lead the charge. i'd reserve the balance of my time. the chair: for what purpose does the gentleman from north carolina rise? mr. price: if i could

Harold Rogers

2:32:20 to 2:35:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Harold Rogers

Harold Rogers

2:32:39 to 2:32:59( Edit History Discussion )

Harold Rogers: for further speakers here. the chair: does the gentleman claim time in opposition to e amendment? mr. price: i ask unanimous consent to claim the time in opposi the chair: without objection, the gentleman is recognized. mr. price: i would ask to reserve my time for a few speakers. the chair: the gentleman from iowa. mr. king: madam chair, i yield so much time as he might consume

Harold Rogers

2:33:00 to 2:33:21( Edit History Discussion )

Harold Rogers: to the ranking membe kentucky. th recognized mr. rogers: i thank the gentleman and i support it fully. the administratios new policy on work site enforcement, from my point of view, amounts to de facto amnesty. the raid that was made in seattle after this

Harold Rogers

2:33:22 to 2:33:42( Edit History Discussion )

Harold Rogers: administration took office where the 24 or so illegal aliens who got their job by false papers were seized and arrested and then turned loose and on top of that given a work permit, that's the new policy of this administration.

Harold Rogers

2:33:43 to 2:34:03( Edit History Discussion )

Harold Rogers: so that an illegal ilyen knows that if he or she -- an illegal alien knows that if he or she works in a place that is raided, they'll get a permit to go back to work which makes them legal. so as far as i'm concerned, the new policy of the administration is de facto amnesty. and the gentleman's amendment

Harold Rogers

2:34:04 to 2:34:25( Edit History Discussion )

Harold Rogers: reaches a part of that answer and i absolute him for it -- salute him for it. but i hope and trust that the administration will come to their senses and give us a rational immigration policy that requires work site enforcement at a time when americans --

Harold Rogers

2:34:26 to 2:34:47( Edit History Discussion )

Harold Rogers: american citizens of the country are out of work, that will enforce the illegal alien laws on the books. and i thank the gentleman for yielding. mr. king: reclaiming my time and thanking the ranking member from kentucky, i'd just add thats with 'employers on this hill -- add that we as employers on our

Harold Rogers

2:34:48 to 2:35:02( Edit History Discussion )

Harold Rogers: hill are forced to use e-verify with our employees. this isn't too high a standard. and i reserve the balance of my time. the chair: the gentleman from north carolina. mr. price: i'd like to yield

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