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House Proceeding on Jul 30th, 2008 :: 0:11:17 to 0:14:20
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to strategic defense considerations of the alliances. now, this is a veryer troubling precedent. it sets the stage for what could be a pattern where member states leverage their advantage to nonmember

Howard L. Berman

0:11:17 to 0:11:36( Edit History Discussion )

Howard L. Berman: states seekinmbg to get into nato and trying and extract any measure of birat rale concessions all occurring -- bilateral concessions all occurring at the expense og f the alliance.

Howard L. Berman

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Speech By: Howard L. Berman

Howard L. Berman

0:11:36 to 0:11:55( Edit History Discussion )

Howard L. Berman: i strongly urge an end to the disbutte so that macedonia can c sign protocols with nato. i commend the united states ni diplomat that has led the efforts to resolve tsohis issue. both greece and

Howard L. Berman

0:11:55 to 0:12:09( Edit History Discussion )

Howard L. Berman: macedonia hae ve expressed their resolution to continue to work on gettin tg a break through. i encourage their efforts and i urge them. these great countries, these important friends of ours,

Howard L. Berman

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Howard L. Berman: to rise above t he temptation, to exploit nationalist themes froonm domestic p olitical advantage in each of their respective sp countries, put that unaside, rise above that for the good of the he alliance.

Howard L. Berman

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Howard L. Berman: resolve this issue and letnd macedonia in. the resolution before us commends albania and commends c croatia for the exsession -- for the be ginning of the exsession process. es they deeserve

Howard L. Berman

0:12:42 to 0:12:55( Edit History Discussion )

Howard L. Berman: this commendation. please support this resolution. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. members in the gallery are reminded to refrain from

Howard L. Berman

0:12:55 to 0:13:09( Edit History Discussion )

Howard L. Berman: any exhibition, including applause. the gentleman from ohio. mr. chabot: thank you, madam speaker. we have no further speakers, and if the gentleman -- i don't know if he has any more speakers.

Howard L. Berman

0:13:09 to 0:13:23( Edit History Discussion )

Howard L. Berman: mr. berman: yes. we have no further speakers. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california reserves. the gentleman from ohio is i recognized. mr. chabot: then we'll yield back. the speaker

Howard L. Berman

0:13:23 to 0:13:37( Edit History Discussion )

Howard L. Berman: pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the gentle man from california.li mr. berman: yes, madam speaker. i yield back the balance of my an time. ti the speaker pro tempore: the question is will the

Howard L. Berman

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Howard L. Berman: house ll suspend the rules and pass -- agree to house resolution 1266, as amended. those in fa vor say aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, r, 2/3 having responded in the affirmative,

Howard L. Berman

0:13:49 to 0:14:03( Edit History Discussion )

Howard L. Berman: the rules are es suspended, the resolution is on agreed to and without edobjection a motion to reconsider is laid r on the tab le. for what purpose does the gentleman from california rise?

Howard L. Berman

0:14:03 to 0:14:20( Edit History Discussion )

Howard L. Berman: mr. berman: madam speaker, i move to suspend the ru tles and agree to the resolution, h.res. 1279. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the title of the resolution. the clerk:

Steve Chabot

0:14:20 to 0:14:32( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Chabot: house resolution 1279, resolution recognizing the special olympics' 40th anniversary. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the rule, the gentleman fr om california, mr. berman, and the gentleman

Steve Chabot

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Speech By: Steve Chabot

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