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House Proceeding on Jul 22nd, 2009 :: 0:09:10 to 0:10:30
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Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:09:04 to 0:09:24( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: model will cost five million i don't believe that the economy has been rescued. i yield what purpose does the gentleman from new jersey rise? >> to address the house for one minute. the speakeor without objection. mr. pascrell: mr. speaker, i rise in strong opposition to the so-called berther bill.

Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:09:10 to 0:10:30( Edit History Discussion )
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Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:09:25 to 0:09:45( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: you ought to read it. 1503 is predicated on the vicious and false rumor that circulates amongst fringe elements among our society that barack obama is not a citizen of the united states and his presidency is therefore illegitimate. i brg you a copy and i hold

Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:09:46 to 0:10:06( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: it up of his birth certificate, which has been authenticated in the ate of hawaii by the department of health. and i also hold up an announcement in the newspaper in august the 14th. yet, despite being categorically untrue, time and

Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:10:07 to 0:10:28( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: time again this rumor stays alive because of acknowledgment embodied in this legislation from legislate oors in this room -- legislators in this room. anything to bring the messenger down. these rumors hurt america. they hurt the strength of our country. the fact that so members of the minority would embrace this hateful rhetoric stuns me.

Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:10:29 to 0:10:32( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: these allegations have no grounding.

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