Video archive of the US Congress

House Proceeding 07-15-09 on Jul 15th, 2009 :: 0:56:10 to 0:58:40
Total video length: 2 hours 22 minutes Stream Tools: Stream Overview | Edit Time

Note: MetaVid video transcripts may contain inaccuracies, help us build a more perfect archive

Download OptionsEmbed Video

Views:277 Duration: 0:02:30 Discussion

Previous speech: Next speech:

John B. Larson

0:56:06 to 0:56:26( Edit History Discussion )

John B. Larson: ntleman from arizona for his leadership and his cooperation and my colleagues for their bipartisanship in drafting this amendment which the gentleman the balance of my time. the chair: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the gentleman from -- mr. israel: mr. chairman, i yield back the balance of my time.

John B. Larson

0:56:10 to 0:58:40( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John B. Larson

John B. Larson

0:56:27 to 0:56:49( Edit History Discussion )

John B. Larson: the chair: the gentleman yields to the gentlem or yields back the balance of his time? mr. pastor: the gentleman had four minutes and the intent was that we'd have another co-sponsor of this amendment be able to -- the chair gentleman from new york yields to the gentleman from connecticut. mr. pastor: two minutes. the chair: such time as he wants

John B. Larson

0:56:50 to 0:57:10( Edit History Discussion )

John B. Larson: to yield. >> thank you, mr. chairman, thank you, mr. speaker, i want to associate my -- myself with the remarks of steve israel and the aforementioned members of the hydrogen caucus who have been critical to promoting this legislation. i want to thank chairman

John B. Larson

0:57:11 to 0:57:31( Edit History Discussion )

John B. Larson: pastor, especially his staff, tonya berkman and also joe levin who played an instrumental role in making sure that we got this important funding included in the bill. now, in connecticut, we have -- we pride ourselves on being a fuel cell center. we companies, three in my home

John B. Larson

0:57:32 to 0:57:52( Edit History Discussion )

John B. Larson: district. as steve israel pointed out, and i know mr. pastor knows this the importance of being energy independent cuts to the core of what we're going to do. this is technology that's been around for some time. we use it successful in nasa. we're able to power our space vehicles, able to use the water

John B. Larson

0:57:53 to 0:58:14( Edit History Discussion )

John B. Larson: and be able to heat and cool and power our spacecraft. with that, can we get people back and forth to work and heat and cool our buildings? i think so. the whole goal is to make sure we're able to embrace the most abundant fuel in the universe, hydrogen. if we expect to wean ourselves

John B. Larson

0:58:15 to 0:58:36( Edit History Discussion )

John B. Larson: off foreign dependency, we have to do this. in 1960, a young president said we cou put a man on the moon in 10 years we did it in nine. it's long overdue for us to make the kind of investments in the public-private partnerships he alluded to, making sure we're no longer dependent on

John B. Larson

0:58:37 to 0:58:41( Edit History Discussion )

John B. Larson: opec countries, on lib ark on venezuela or russia for our

Personal tools

MetaVid is a non-profit project of UC Santa Cruz and the Sunlight Foundation. Learn more About MetaVid

The C-SPAN logo and other servicemarks that may be found in video content are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Metavid