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House Proceeding on Sep 22nd, 2008 :: 0:26:34 to 0:30:12
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Don Young

0:26:19 to 0:26:34( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: fair seas in his next voyage in life i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves. the yom from guam is recognized. ms. bordallo: i yield such time

Lois Capps

0:26:34 to 0:26:53( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: as she may consume to the gentlelady from california, mrs. capps. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady is recognized. mrs. capps i rise in strong -- mrs. capps: i rise in strong support of

Lois Capps

0:26:34 to 0:30:12( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Lois Capps

Lois Capps

0:26:53 to 0:27:08( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: h.r. 6685,5, i want to thank chairman rahall and ms. bordallo for bringing h r. 19 07 before us today. i want to join with ranking member mr. young in recognizing the author of this legislation,

Lois Capps

0:27:08 to 0:27:19( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: mr. saxson for his leadership in all the areas he's worked on especially in this area and the comments of my colleague from alaska were very well said. for years, mr. saxson has been a

Lois Capps

0:27:19 to 0:27:31( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: champion for the marine environment and his passion for our oceans will be missed. it's well known that more and more people are moving to the coast to enjoy its beauty and recreational opportunities.

Lois Capps

0:27:31 to 0:27:48( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: an estimated 60% of americans an will live along our coast in the next two years and more than ever, the pressures of urbanization and coastal pollution threaten tolu impair water sheds, impact

Lois Capps

0:27:48 to 0:28:02( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: wildlife habitat and cause irreparable damage to our fragile coastal ecology. we see strong signals of what continuing down this path could bring us -- beach closings, fish kills and lack

Lois Capps

0:28:02 to 0:28:14( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: of public access to beach and coastal waters. that's why we need this program. this existing program pairs willing sellers through community-ba sed initiatives with sources of federal funds in

Lois Capps

0:28:14 to 0:28:27( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: order to enhance environmental protection. lands can be acquired in full or through easements and none of the lands purchased through this would be held by the federal governments. it puts land conservation

Lois Capps

0:28:27 to 0:28:50( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: initiatives in the hands of state and local communities and that's why it's supported by the coastal states organization. we've worked collaboratively with coastal communities, environmen tal

Lois Capps

0:28:50 to 0:29:02( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: group, willing il sellers and the states to conserve lands around thinkest way ray and near the piedras blancas area. they are home to a wide variety of plant and anal species that are increasingly

Lois Capps

0:29:02 to 0:29:17( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: threatened. california has been able to successfully preserve the natural and scenic heritage of some of its last undeveloped stretches of coastline. mr. speaker , programs like this will

Lois Capps

0:29:17 to 0:29:27( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: help other coastal states to par ticipate in these community based efforts. given the importance of healthy, productive coastal areas, it's time to formally recognize this. this legislation

Lois Capps

0:29:27 to 0:29:43( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: makes important immaterial prufmentes in the program, provides a better framework for his me administration and women ensure consistent implementation throughout the country. i know we'd

Lois Capps

0:29:43 to 0:29:56( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: all like to do something like this in the honor and memory of our good friend and his days in congress, mr. saxson. i want to thank my colleagues for, i look forward toto working with

Lois Capps

0:29:56 to 0:30:12( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: them to ensure its passage. i urge all my colleagues to support h.r. 1907. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from ske is recognized. mr. young: i recognize mrs. musgrave

Marilyn N. Musgrave

0:30:12 to 0:30:25( Edit History Discussion )

Marilyn N. Musgrave: from colorado for as much time as she may consume. mrs. musgrave: thank you, mr.ou speaker. due to a traffic problem, i'd a little late getting this into the chamber to comment on h.r. 3299.

Marilyn N. Musgrave

0:30:12 to 0:33:28( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Marilyn N. Musgrave

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