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House Proceeding 09-14-09 on Sep 14th, 2009 :: 1:02:10 to 1:04:05
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Marsha Blackburn

1:02:10 to 1:02:31( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: with that reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro temre: the gentleman from tennessee reserves the balance of his time. the gentlewoman from tennessee. mrs. blackburn: thank you, mr. speaker. just to add to the gentleman's comments and to talk a little bit about the efforts that we have participated in in our state, i think as you look at shelby county and memphis, you

Marsha Blackburn

1:02:10 to 1:04:05( Edit History Discussion )
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Marsha Blackburn

1:02:32 to 1:02:55( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: see there has been a wonderful partnership betweenyour local, state, and federal entities to address this. also between the community and the not-for-profit sector. individuals that have said, you know, this is a problem. and these children deserve to have a they deserve to have a good solid first year.

Marsha Blackburn

1:02:56 to 1:03:17( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: and a recognition, recognizing that you have a problem is the first important step in solving that problem. and certainly we have all worked together for many years to make certain that education is an enormous component of the step forward to address low birth weights, to address infant mortality, and to make

Marsha Blackburn

1:03:18 to 1:03:39( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: certain that our children certainly get that start, that healthy start that they need in life. and i commend those that have worked with us at the local, state, and federal level as well as the community partners in shelby county and across the state of tennessee who have made this a priority.

Marsha Blackburn

1:03:40 to 1:04:01( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: i thank the gentleman for his leadership on the issue. with that i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from tennessee yields back her time. the gentleman from tennessee. mr. cohen: i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the question is, will the house suspend the rules and agree to house resolution 260, as amended. so many as are in favor say aye.

Marsha Blackburn

1:04:02 to 1:04:05( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, 2/3 of those voting having responded in the affirmative,

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