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House Proceeding on Jul 26th, 2007 :: 1:29:29 to 1:31:00
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Melvin L. Watt

1:24:31 to 1:29:29( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Melvin L. Watt

Melvin L. Watt

1:29:19 to 1:29:29( Edit History Discussion )

Melvin L. Watt: a return of more than 400%. these programs do not specifically benefit any particular congressional district. they are an important element of our national textile industry which once

Al Green

1:29:29 to 1:29:45( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: led the world, but as has been noted is struggling to keep pace. the textile industry needs these programs and our support which has proven to be a wise investment in the past and this is why

Al Green

1:29:29 to 1:31:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Al Green

Al Green

1:29:45 to 1:30:04( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: this amendment should be defeated and i yield back the balance of my time. the chairman: for what purpose does the gentleman from north carolina rise? >> i rise in opposition to the amendment.

Al Green

1:30:04 to 1:30:19( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: and move to strike the last word. the chairman: the gentleman is recognized for five minutes. >> thank you, mr. chairman. i think that we come to the floor not because we feel like mr.

Al Green

1:30:19 to 1:30:33( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: flake's amendment is likely to pass, but he provides a unique opportunity for us to talk to each other and the american people about some of the problems and stresses that are taking place

Al Green

1:30:33 to 1:30:46( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: in our country. there are three points that i want to make. first of all, this is not a local sue for me. the appropriation -- the consortium is of eight leading textile research universities

Al Green

1:30:46 to 1:31:00( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: in alabama, california, georgia, massachusetts, new york, north carolina, pennsylvania, and south carolina, neither one of those universities is lcated in my congressional district. so this is

Daniel E. Lungren

1:31:00 to 1:31:13( Edit History Discussion )

Daniel E. Lungren: not a local pork barrel request for those of us who are rising. second, i want to make the point that mr. coble and i on a bipartisan basis have been the co-chairs of the furnishing caucus which

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