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House Proceeding on Jul 26th, 2007 :: 3:14:22 to 3:16:44
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Fred Upton

3:13:05 to 3:14:22( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Fred Upton

Fred Upton

3:14:10 to 3:14:22( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: to what the gentleman is saying, is most democratic in terms of representing those fishermen and those farmers who rarely get a chance to come to the floor themselves, but through their

James Jordan

3:14:22 to 3:14:33( Edit History Discussion )

James Jordan: representative process, whether it is long island sound, from coast to coast beings we make sure that their concerns fet represented and there is -- coast to coast, we make sure that their concerns

James Jordan

3:14:22 to 3:16:44( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: James Jordan

James Jordan

3:14:33 to 3:14:44( Edit History Discussion )

James Jordan: are represented and that there is necessary research to foster and grow. i yield back. the chairman: all time expired. the question is on agreeing to the amendment. those in favor, please say aye.

James Jordan

3:14:44 to 3:15:06( Edit History Discussion )

James Jordan: those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, the noes have it. mr. flake: on that i ask for a recorded vote. the chairman: pursuant to clause 6 of rule 18, further proceedings on the amendment

James Jordan

3:15:06 to 3:15:17( Edit History Discussion )

James Jordan: offered by the gentleman from arizona will be postponed. the gentleman from new york. >> i have an amendment at the desk. the chairman: the clerk will report the amendment. the clerk: amendment

James Jordan

3:15:17 to 3:15:35( Edit History Discussion )

James Jordan: offered by the gentleman from new york. after the title insert the following -- >> i ask that the amendment be considered as read. >> my amendment is designed to prevent the department

James Jordan

3:15:35 to 3:15:50( Edit History Discussion )

James Jordan: of justice -- many of us know of the policy that exists in china , forced this decision recently ties in that. as we also know illegal immigration reform and immigrant responsibility act of

James Jordan

3:15:50 to 3:16:04( Edit History Discussion )

James Jordan: 1996 clearly stated the chinese nationals are eligible for asylum if they are subjected to forced abortions or sterilizations procedures in china. and a decade of department of justice policy has held

James Jordan

3:16:04 to 3:16:44( Edit History Discussion )

James Jordan: that spouses or unmarried partners of those subject to brutal treatment are also eligible. recently the second circuit overturned years of that policy and previous judicial decisions allowing

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