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House Proceeding on Jul 16th, 2008 :: 0:14:25 to 0:15:50
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Douglas Lamborn

0:13:07 to 0:14:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Douglas Lamborn

Douglas Lamborn

0:14:05 to 0:14:25( Edit History Discussion )

Douglas Lamborn: alpha kappa alpha sorority. that was the first greek letter african-american sorority in this country. it's been a sororities that been intertwined with all the activities of this society in the last 100 years.

Jim McDermott

0:14:25 to 0:14:45( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: through women's suffrage and the civil rights movement, there have sbn active members. service and scholarship are the biwords for their sorority. their members have included coretta scott

Jim McDermott

0:14:25 to 0:15:50( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jim McDermott

Jim McDermott

0:14:45 to 0:15:04( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: king and rosa parks and honorary members have included eleanor roosevelt and michelle obama. the alpha kappa alpha women are doing good works in this country. i appreciate their including

Jim McDermott

0:15:04 to 0:15:18( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: me. i congratulate them on 100 years of service. thank you, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. for what purpose does the gentleman from colorado

Jim McDermott

0:15:18 to 0:15:33( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: rise? >> i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute, to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. >> mr. speaker, i rise today to address the energy crisis

Jim McDermott

0:15:33 to 0:15:50( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: gripping our country. the time has come for america to unite behind an aggressive campaign to reduce our dependence on foreign energy. failure to act now will only driv e up energy prices and destroy

Sam Johnson

0:15:50 to 0:16:09( Edit History Discussion )

Sam Johnson: good paying jobs. solving this crisis requires producing more american energy. we must lift the moratorium imposed by congress on offshore drilling. also we must remove the road blocks preventing

Sam Johnson

0:15:50 to 0:17:04( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Sam Johnson

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