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House Proceeding 07-29-09 on Jul 29th, 2009 :: 2:45:25 to 2:47:45
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Zack Space

2:45:21 to 2:45:41( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: lights on, to our navy, to our ability to keep the bad gu out of the united states. mr. space: i thank the gentlelady for bringing up such an important subject. and that subject is one of there are a lot of different components that go into what makes us strong as a country.

Zack Space

2:45:25 to 2:47:45( Edit History Discussion )
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Zack Space

2:45:42 to 2:46:03( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: certainly the size of our armies , the money and resources we allocate to military defense, very important. but perhaps there's no greater ingredient to our national security than developing right here at home within our borders energy independence. we have, as a nation, waited far

Zack Space

2:46:04 to 2:46:24( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: too long to aggressively address this issue. i think many of the painful votes, if you will, many of the divisive issues and the arguments that we have on the floor this great house are happening right now because we have as a nation

Zack Space

2:46:25 to 2:46:47( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: long to address the issue of energy independence. the gentlelady and i old enough to remember what it w like in this country back in the early 1970's when opec first formed its embargo on oil and it was like a slap in the face to our country. suddenly and without warning, we

Zack Space

2:46:48 to 2:47:10( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: found ourselves almost wholly dependent upon not just other nations, but other nations who meant to do us harm for something so fundamentally impor and as we look back today to 35 years ago, almost 40 years ago, we think of this. what if, what if we would have

Zack Space

2:47:11 to 2:47:32( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: done the right thing and aggressively pursued energy independence? what if we would have approached that issue like this nation has with other issues in the past, the manhattan project and project where failure was not an option? we wouldn't be having the debate and wouldn't be having the

Zack Space

2:47:33 to 2:47:46( Edit History Discussion )

Zack Space: struggles or the problems with our foreign relations. we wldn't be having nearly the problems we are experiencing today with our economy if we had done the right thing. now is the time to act. this project fits perfectly with

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