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House Proceeding on Jul 14th, 2009 :: 0:14:50 to 0:16:25
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Travis Childers

0:14:47 to 0:15:07( Edit History Discussion )

Travis Childers: supportive. my hope is that my colleagues will join me in supporting a solution that will make all of our communities more livable and our families safer, healthier and more economically secure. the speaker pro tempore: chair now recogni gentleman from mississippi, mr. childers, for five minutes. mr. childers: thank yo speaker. i rise today to honor the life

Travis Childers

0:14:50 to 0:16:25( Edit History Discussion )
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Travis Childers

0:15:08 to 0:15:29( Edit History Discussion )

Travis Childers: of an american hero, a mississippi hero, master sergeant steve hood of the mississippi highway patrol. on may 29 of this year, master sergeant hood of guntown, misssippi, died in the line of duty, the first in a decade. a 28-year veteran state trooper, he passed before his time. master sergeant hood started his

Travis Childers

0:15:30 to 0:15:51( Edit History Discussion )

Travis Childers: career as a state trooper in 1982 after graduating from the mississippi highway patrol academy. it was clear when i attended his funeral last month that he was a man who brought comfort and friendship to all he met. to the people of mississippi, family and friends will remember him as a christian who was actively involved in the church

Travis Childers

0:15:52 to 0:16:12( Edit History Discussion )

Travis Childers: and one who enjoyed singing. just last year master sergeant hood returned to duty after recovering from a near fatal tractor accident that reaffirmed and strengthed his faith. master sergeant hood was a devoted husband to his wife, i will is a, a loving father to his -- lisa, a loving father to his children and a loyal colleague of his fellow

Travis Childers

0:16:13 to 0:16:27( Edit History Discussion )

Travis Childers: troopers. please join me today in remembering the life of master sergeant steve hood and the mourning of his death. madam speaker, i thank my colleagues for honoring this

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