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House Proceeding 07-08-09 on Jul 8th, 2009 :: 1:26:25 to 1:28:10
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Rosa L. DeLauro

1:26:21 to 1:26:41( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: than george bush and every other presidt in history. we need to stop the spending. the chair: the gentlelady from account k ms. delauro: chair advise me how much time i have remaining? the chair: 90 seconds. ms. delauro: i'm trying to save your grandchildren's lives and other grandchildren's lives and my own as well.

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:26:25 to 1:28:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Rosa L. DeLauro

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:26:42 to 1:27:02( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: we have watched several months and the last couple of years and the ranng understands this and knows this. we inspect 1% of the food that comes into this country from overseas. 1%. and the cry has been that there has been not enough inspectors to be able to do that.

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:27:03 to 1:27:26( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: we are unable happened with regard to lettuce, tomato, and others all of which are putting our risk. your cut in fact would put this agency bk in jeopardy where it has been for the last several years. i'm you had your say.

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:27:27 to 1:27:47( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: i resent the fact that you as a physician do not understand the value of what the food and drug administration does and that is responsible for lives, these are not roads or bridges or parks. this is an authority over people's lives and the public health. i urge a no vote on this amendment. i yield back the balance of my time.

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:27:48 to 1:28:08( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: the chair: members are advised to direct their comments to the chair. all time has expired. the question is on the amendment offered by the gentleman from georgia, mr. broun. so many as are in favor say aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, the noes have it. the amendment is not agreed to. mr. broun: mr. speer, i ask for a recorded vote. the chair: pursuant to clause 6 of rule 18, further proceedings on the a gentleman from georgia, mr. broun, will be postponed.

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:28:09 to 1:28:11( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: the clerk will read.

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