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House Proceeding 07-08-09 on Jul 8th, 2009 :: 0:43:35 to 0:44:20
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James P. McGovern

0:43:32 to 0:43:52( Edit History Discussion )

James P. McGovern: i urge my colleagues to vote down the rule so we can give this crisis the attention it deserves. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. the gentleman from massachusetts. mr. mcgovern: mr. speaker, i yield myself such time as i may consume. and i want to --

James P. McGovern

0:43:35 to 0:44:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: James P. McGovern

James P. McGovern

0:43:53 to 0:44:13( Edit History Discussion )

James P. McGovern: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. mcgovern: i want to respond to the gentleman from new york's comments. i realize that he's new. the fact is that both of his amendments would have been a violation of the house rules, even under an open rule. the gentleman was legislating under appropriations bills. there are other ways for him to get his point across. i share his concerns on the dairy issue. i co from a new england

James P. McGovern

0:44:14 to 0:44:23( Edit History Discussion )

James P. McGovern: state. but the fact of the matter is even under an open rule his amendments would have been

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