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House Proceeding on Sep 22nd, 2008 :: 0:16:30 to 0:18:43
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Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:14:26 to 0:16:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Madeleine Z. Bordallo

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:16:15 to 0:16:30( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from alaska is now recognized. mr. young: madam speaker, i yield myse lf such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: without objection.

Don Young

0:16:30 to 0:16:46( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: mr. young: i rise. to support this resolution. the grand coulee dam is the largest structure built in the united states with enough concrete to build a sidewalk around the earth twice.

Don Young

0:16:30 to 0:18:43( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Don Young

Don Young

0:16:46 to 0:17:00( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: the dam helped usam win world war ii by enabling us to build fighter planes and ships. it provides flood control, recreation and irrigation. today it serves over 100,000 acres of cropland

Don Young

0:17:00 to 0:17:26( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: which feed consumers nationde and around the world. we have major energy problems in this nation. grand coulee dam is an example of what our country has done right, it's an example of clean

Don Young

0:17:26 to 0:17:46( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: domestic energy.do in 2006, it provided 2,000 gig watts of -- giga watts of electricity. this translated to 55,000 sulfur dioxide without this clean form of energy, 36.4 barrels of fuel oil,

Don Young

0:17:46 to 0:18:05( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: 10.7 million tons of coal or 223 billion cubic feet of natural gas would be used to keepd the lights on. this focus solely on the dam as part of the earth day broadcast. despite its clean,

Don Young

0:18:05 to 0:18:20( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: renewable and emissions free, the democrat party continues to exclude hydropower resources such as grand coulee dam from the energy plans. this is logic-free given what i just mentioned.

Don Young

0:18:20 to 0:18:31( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: we hope the democrats come to their senses and see that dams should be counted as renewable resources in future bills this resolution couldn't be brought up at a better time. i strongly

Don Young

0:18:31 to 0:18:43( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: support this and reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from guam is recognized. ms. bofferda l low: i have no further speakers. i urge members to support

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:18:43 to 0:18:56( Edit History Discussion )

Madeleine Z. Bordallo: the bill. and i reserve the balance of my time. mr. young: i yield back the balance of my time. ms. bordallo: i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker: the question is will the

Madeleine Z. Bordallo

0:18:43 to 0:21:02( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Madeleine Z. Bordallo

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