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House Proceeding 07-31-08 on Aug 1st, 2008 :: 0:40:19 to 0:42:30
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Sanford D. Jr.Bishop

0:37:49 to 0:40:19( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Sanford D. Jr.Bishop

Sanford D. Jr.Bishop

0:40:06 to 0:40:19( Edit History Discussion )

Sanford D. Jr.Bishop: that arose at the barracksra at fort bragg and the hospital at walter reed. we're keeping our commitment to veterans and giving the v.a. the funds they need to hirs e case workers to process

Tom Latham

0:40:19 to 0:40:34( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: the current back log of claimsba. we're making sure that our veterans traveling lteong distances for medical careor don'ton have to empty theihar wallets in order to get there. t and we're

Tom Latham

0:40:19 to 0:42:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Tom Latham

Tom Latham

0:40:34 to 0:40:51( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: upping funding forup medical technology and givichng our veterans access to a new generat ion of prosthetics so they may live as normal a lifee as possible. mr. speaker, in short, this is

Tom Latham

0:40:51 to 0:41:04( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: a good i'd like to recognize arnd thank the staff and subcommittee -- the chairman: the gentleman's time has expired. mr. crenshaw: may i have anav additional 30 seconds? the chairman: the gentleman

Tom Latham

0:41:04 to 0:41:16( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: is th recognized. >> i'd like to thank l those of the majority staff and those of the minority staff and of coursese michael reed of my staff and ta with that, mr. speaker, i yield back the balance

Tom Latham

0:41:16 to 0:41:25( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: of my time. the chairman: the thgentleman yields. the chair recognizes the gentleman from tennessee. mr . wamp: mr. chairman, i yield five minutes to the ranking member of the legislative branch appropriations

Tom Latham

0:41:25 to 0:41:38( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: subcommittee, mr. latham of iowa. the chairman : the gentleman is recognized. mr. latham: i thank the chairman and mr. wamp for the tmrime and i rise today to voice my supayport for this

Tom Latham

0:41:38 to 0:41:54( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: important measure and i want tcommend chairman edwards and ranking memb er wamp for th eir good work on thisrk most important bill. an i urge t he members to support the bill. it is so important

Tom Latham

0:41:54 to 0:42:03( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: to all of our veterans of this country. i only talk about thist to express real frustration that i have. i want note that in my hand i have an amendment which i had hoped to you are a tay

Tom Latham

0:42:03 to 0:42:15( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: but b because of the nature of the rule i can't. and i wanted to offer this ed amend ment in the interest of o people from iowa and throughout the midwest who are struggesling to put their

Tom Latham

0:42:15 to 0:42:30( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: lives together ini the wake of the 500-year midwest floods. this amendme nt would provide an emergency money for economic development assistance, for t restoration of infrastructure, army corps of

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