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House Proceeding on Jul 26th, 2007 :: 4:05:09 to 4:06:57
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Tim Ryan

4:04:50 to 4:05:09( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: it has been adopted in the authorization bill. it asks the hard question -- why are we incarcerating for decades and decades for nonviolent individuals who have paid their debt to society

Adam B. Schiff

4:05:09 to 4:05:19( Edit History Discussion )

Adam B. Schiff: who can provide the comfort and nurturing and financial support to their own families and also address the question of federal prison overcrowding? i'd ask my colleagues to support it and i

Adam B. Schiff

4:05:09 to 4:06:57( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Adam B. Schiff

Adam B. Schiff

4:05:19 to 4:05:32( Edit History Discussion )

Adam B. Schiff: would reserve the balance of my time. the chairman: the gentlewoman reserves the balance of her time. mr. mollohan: would the gentlelady yield? ms. jackson lee: i'd be happy to yield to the chairman.

Adam B. Schiff

4:05:32 to 4:05:45( Edit History Discussion )

Adam B. Schiff: mr. mollohan: the gentlelady, we have no objection. the gentlelady's insights into this issue are clear. the committee accepts the amendment. ms. jackson lee: let me thank the distinguished chairman,

Adam B. Schiff

4:05:45 to 4:05:57( Edit History Discussion )

Adam B. Schiff: and i ask my colleagues to support this amendment. it will go a long kay to this very strong and harsh question of federal prison overcrowding and how we use our resources for nonviolent

Adam B. Schiff

4:05:57 to 4:06:13( Edit History Discussion )

Adam B. Schiff: prisoners. i yield back. the chairman: the question is on agreeing to the amendment. those in favor, please say aye. those opposed, please say no. in the opinion of the chair, on the ayes have it

Adam B. Schiff

4:06:13 to 4:06:30( Edit History Discussion )

Adam B. Schiff: and the amendment is agreed to it. who seeks time? ms. jackson lee: i have an amendment at the desk. the chairman: the clerk will designate the amendment. the clerk: amendment offered by

Adam B. Schiff

4:06:30 to 4:06:46( Edit History Discussion )

Adam B. Schiff: ms. jackson lee of texas. the chairman: pursuant to the order of the house today, the gentlelady from texas, ms. jackson lee, and a member opposed will each control five minutes. the chair

Adam B. Schiff

4:06:46 to 4:06:57( Edit History Discussion )

Adam B. Schiff: recognizes the gentlelady from texas. ms. jackson lee: let me thank the chair and, again, i thank the chairman and ranking member of this subcommittee. let me also add my appreciation to the appropriators

Mike Pence

4:06:57 to 4:07:10( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Pence: and the chairman and ranking member of the full committee. mr. chairman, i also want to acknowledge the hard work of the science committee. i had the pleasure of serving on that committee

Mike Pence

4:06:57 to 4:09:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mike Pence

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