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House Proceeding 07-14-09 on Jul 14th, 2009 :: 0:17:00 to 0:17:45
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Jeff Flake

0:16:56 to 0:17:16( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Flake: the people of the northern mariana islands what they always believed to be there their own, will be the first bill introduced by their own representative that is enacted into law and i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the gentleman from washington. mr. hastings: thank you, mr. speaker. mr. speaker, i yield one minute to the gentleman from arizona, mr. flake.

Jeff Flake

0:17:00 to 0:17:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jeff Flake

Jeff Flake

0:17:17 to 0:17:38( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Flake: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from arizona is recognized for one minute. mr. flake: i thank the gentleman for yielding and i just want to welcome the gentleman from the northern mar wlan -- mariana islands to this chamber. 's great to have h here. this is something wee wanted for a long time. to have this territory represented here in the u.s. congress. this is a good bill. it's a bill that some of us have worked on for years to ensure

Jeff Flake

0:17:39 to 0:17:46( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Flake: that the submerged landsre where they belong, that the ownership is there and the rights that accrue to that attain to the northernarianas. so i just stand in support of

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