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House Proceeding on Jul 26th, 2007 :: 0:41:46 to 0:43:58
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having those employees learn english so that they better communicate with their employer, so that they know how to communicate and they are learning by that interaction with those customers. we

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

0:41:46 to 0:42:00( Edit History Discussion )

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen: know so well those of us that have so many small businesses in our district, many of these small businesses see these as their -- the chairman: the gentlelady's time has expired. mrs. blackburn:

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

0:41:46 to 0:43:58( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

0:42:00 to 0:42:11( Edit History Discussion )

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen: i thank the gentleman. i yield back. the chairman: for what purpose does the gentleman from west virginia rise? the gentleman is recognized for five minutes. . mr. mollohan: this amendment

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

0:42:11 to 0:42:26( Edit History Discussion )

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen: addresses is obviously authorizing the policy that thecy eeoc has followed through the democratic, republican administrations. they've had a consistent position on the employers' english

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

0:42:26 to 0:42:40( Edit History Discussion )

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen: only policy throughout the democratic and republican administrations. this amendment would undermine that longstanding policy. if they want to do that, they should take to the authorizing committee

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

0:42:40 to 0:42:53( Edit History Discussion )

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen: where they can have hearings and a full-blown discussion of it rather than trying to change this policies that been in place for a long period of time. again, i say through the republican

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

0:42:53 to 0:43:05( Edit History Discussion )

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen: and democratic administrations, so the amendment should be opposed. the chairman: the gentleman yields back. for what purpose does the gentleman from new jersey rise? >> mr. ch airman, i move to

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

0:43:05 to 0:43:15( Edit History Discussion )

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen: strike the last word. i rise in support of mr. stearn's amendment in the interest of transparency for a dozen years i was on the board of the medlar is town salvation army in new jersey and

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

0:43:15 to 0:43:32( Edit History Discussion )

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen: anybody who has been associated with this organization know that they work in the trenches for the poorest of the poor. they do a remarkable job, and they work with those that are english

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

0:43:32 to 0:43:45( Edit History Discussion )

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen: speakers, as well as those o do not speak english. it seems to me that the eeoc has been somewhat shopping for another venue here. while the salvation army, i think, is truly doing the lord's

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen

0:43:45 to 0:43:58( Edit History Discussion )

Rodney P. Frelinghuysen: work, and for them to expend as apparently they have, tens of thousands of dollars in some sort of a lawsuit as a result of this eeoc litigation, i think, quite honestly, it is an absolute

Cliff Stearns

0:43:58 to 0:44:11( Edit History Discussion )

Cliff Stearns: travesty. so i'm pleased to yield some time, mr. chairman to the sponsor of the bill. and i commend him and others for supporting this bill. the chairman: the gentleman is recognized. >> i thank

Cliff Stearns

0:43:58 to 0:47:26( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Cliff Stearns

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