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House Proceeding on Sep 17th, 2009 :: 0:51:55 to 0:53:45
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Travis Childers

0:51:46 to 0:52:09( Edit History Discussion )

Travis Childers: rise? mr. childres: i have an am the chair: the clerk will deignate the amendment. the clerk: amendment number 13, printed in house report number 111-256, offered by mr. childres of mississippi. the chair: pursuant to house resolution 746, the gentleman from mississippi, mr. childres, -- childress, and a member

Travis Childers

0:51:55 to 0:53:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Travis Childers

Travis Childers

0:52:10 to 0:52:30( Edit History Discussion )

Travis Childers: opposed will each control five minutes. the gentleman from mississippi. mr. childers: i rise today in support of h.r. 3221, i ask my colleagues for their support of my amendment. to h.r. 3221 and our nati's veterans. i want to than the chairman and committee for making our amendment in order today.

Travis Childers

0:52:31 to 0:52:52( Edit History Discussion )

Travis Childers: this amendment would require campus veterans resource officers to act as a link between student veterans and mental health care providers at the department of fairs. -- veterans' affairs. with the support of veterans university and college campuses, student veterans will be better connected to vital services provided by the department of veterans affairs and will be better preparedp to complete

Travis Childers

0:52:53 to 0:53:14( Edit History Discussion )

Travis Childers: their studies. -- prepared to complete their studies. with the recent implentation of the pose-9/11 g.i. bill veterans have greater access to higher education and traing. my amendment would help ensure that student veterans are able to complete their degree and graduate. when the recently deployed national guard members from my district in mississippi

Travis Childers

0:53:15 to 0:53:35( Edit History Discussion )

Travis Childers: returned, i want to see these education benefits accessed by veterans and help those veterans to succeed in their college careers. i wld like to especially commend the unprecedented investments in community colleges included in h.r. 3221. community colleges in mississippi are some of the best in the nation and they play an important role in preparing students for

Travis Childers

0:53:36 to 0:53:45( Edit History Discussion )

Travis Childers: tomorrow's work force. a community college education is one of the best investments a student can make. i thank our veterans for their service to our nation and encourage them to access the

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