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House Proceeding on Jul 23rd, 2008 :: 1:38:10 to 1:40:09
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Mario Diaz-Balart

1:37:08 to 1:38:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mario Diaz-Balart

Mario Diaz-Balart

1:37:53 to 1:38:10( Edit History Discussion )

Mario Diaz-Balart: >> thank you, madam speaker. i rise today in support of h.res. 1360, which would honor and commemorate the selfless acts of heroism displayed by the late detective john michael gibson and

Robert A. Brady

1:38:10 to 1:38:28( Edit History Discussion )

Robert A. Brady: private first classss jacob joseph chestnut of the united states capitol police. it is hard to believe that it has already been 10 years since the tragic change of -- chain of events that took

Robert A. Brady

1:38:10 to 1:40:09( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Robert A. Brady

Robert A. Brady

1:38:28 to 1:38:40( Edit History Discussion )

Robert A. Brady: the lives of two heroes. jacob joseph chestnut and john gibson, who were killed in the line of duty when a deranged gunman stormed this very building on july 24, 1998. and how well i remember that

Robert A. Brady

1:38:40 to 1:38:55( Edit History Discussion )

Robert A. Brady: day. i left -- just left the capitol, gone to the airport to fly back to michigan, and as i entered the airport building i saw on tv the ambulances, the gentlemen being carried out. what

Robert A. Brady

1:38:55 to 1:39:10( Edit History Discussion )

Robert A. Brady: a sad event that was. jacob joseph chestnut, who was known as j.j., was an 18-year veteran of the capitol police force, just months away from retirement. a husband and father of five and

Robert A. Brady

1:39:10 to 1:39:24( Edit History Discussion )

Robert A. Brady: a vietnam vet, chestnut was remembered at the time of his passing to have been extremely proud to be able to continue to serve his country by working in the united states capitol. after a 20-year

Robert A. Brady

1:39:24 to 1:39:41( Edit History Discussion )

Robert A. Brady: career in the air force, he carried his discipline and military training with him to congress when he joined the capitol police in 1980. but it was also known for his warm smile and demeanor.

Robert A. Brady

1:39:41 to 1:39:56( Edit History Discussion )

Robert A. Brady: gibson, who was stationed outside the office of then house majority whip tom delay, was also a husband and father of three, an 18-year veteran of the capitol police. he was a die-hard fan of all of

Robert A. Brady

1:39:56 to 1:40:09( Edit History Discussion )

Robert A. Brady: the boston sports team. he had become extremely close to representative delay's staff, and in the end saved their lives to his -- through hisselfless act of heroism. he was remembered for tirelessly kpping

1:40:09 to 1:40:30( Edit History Discussion )

the congressman, even when the day would stretch into night until his job was done. this bill is only a small tribute to those two exceptional men who gave their lives for our country. we

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