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House Proceeding 07-18-06 on Jul 18th, 2006 :: 3:18:22 to 3:20:10
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Jerrold Nadler

3:18:08 to 3:18:22( Edit History Discussion )

Jerrold Nadler: the gentleman from new york is recognized for 1 1/2 minutes. mr. israel: i thank my friend from new york. mr. speaker, i rise to oppose this resolution. mr. speaker, this is not the grave

Steve Israel

3:18:22 to 3:18:35( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: crisis that a constitutional amendment demands. i'll tell you what the grave crises are that we should be spending our time on. north korea tested a ballistic missile last week. we are

Steve Israel

3:18:22 to 3:20:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Steve Israel

Steve Israel

3:18:35 to 3:18:48( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: still waiting for a strategy for success in iraq. gas prices are skyrocketing. war is erupting in the middle east. and congress wants the american people to believe that same-sex marriages are

Steve Israel

3:18:48 to 3:19:01( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: the gravest threat to their security. we need to be focusing on issues of true security and safety for the american people and not on rhetorical device that's have no substantive meaning

Steve Israel

3:19:01 to 3:19:12( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: because the other body already defeated it. mr. speaker, i spent all morning this morning at the national defense university participating in a military exercise with respect to iran's development

Steve Israel

3:19:12 to 3:19:23( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: of nuclear weapons. i spent my time trying to figure out how we're going to protect the american people from that threat, and then i come to the floor of the house and we waste time debating

Steve Israel

3:19:23 to 3:19:33( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: how are we going to protect the american people from same-sex marriages when we can't even amend the constitution in this session of congress. if we spent more time trying to hunt down

Steve Israel

3:19:33 to 3:19:43( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: osama bin laden and less time trying to hunt down people in marriages that we find objectionable, we would all be safer. now, i have a deep respect for my colleagues on the other side of the aisle

Steve Israel

3:19:43 to 3:19:58( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: and on the other side of this issue, but i would suggest that the american people want us focused on real security and real safety. and i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro

Steve Israel

3:19:58 to 3:20:10( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: tempore: the gentleman from georgia. mr. kingston: mr. speaker, may i ask the gentleman from new york, i have one more speaker and then we're ready to close, how -- mr. nadler: -- mr. nadler:

Jerrold Nadler

3:20:10 to 3:20:22( Edit History Discussion )

Jerrold Nadler: i'm sorry? mr. kingston: i have one more speaker and then i'm ready to close, if you are. mr. nadler: ok. i'd ask we recognize ms. jackson lee for a unanimous consent request and then you have

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