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House Proceeding 09-22-09 on Sep 22nd, 2009 :: 1:36:45 to 1:39:45
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Stephen F. Lynch

1:36:42 to 1:37:03( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: issues this country holds dear. i would like to thank my colleague, roy blumenauer, for introducing this legislation and reserve the balance of our time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from massachusetts is recognized. mr. lynch: i'm pleased to present h.r. 2971 for consideration. this legislation, as my colleague noted, will designate

Stephen F. Lynch

1:36:45 to 1:39:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Stephen F. Lynch

Stephen F. Lynch

1:37:04 to 1:37:25( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: the united states postal facility located at 630 killingsworth avenue in portland, oregon as the dr. martin lulter king jr. post office. introduced on june 19, 2009, by my colleague representative earl blumenauer of oregon, h.r. 2971 was favorably reported out of the oversight committee on

Stephen F. Lynch

1:37:26 to 1:37:49( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: july 10, 2009, by unanimous consent. additionally this legislation enjoys the support of the entire oregon house delegation. mr. speaker, my friend from ut has articulated very well the life and legacy of dr. king from his leadership on helping

Stephen F. Lynch

1:37:50 to 1:38:13( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: to organize the montgomery bus boycott in 1955, to his riveting "i have a dream" speech in front of the lincoln memorial, not far from this spot, and also the passion of his pursuit of nonviolent protests to change opinions, attitudes, and opportunity in

Stephen F. Lynch

1:38:14 to 1:38:36( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: this country. dr. king worked to remind this nation of its foundation in the natural god-given rights of all people so all people in this country would be free to preserve our goals and aspirations without limit. mr. speaker, it is my hope we can further honor the great

Stephen F. Lynch

1:38:37 to 1:38:57( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: life and legacy of dr. king by joing our colleague from the state of oregon in supporting the passage of this legislation to designate the northeast killingsworth avenue post office in his honor. in supporting h.r. 2971 and v reserve the balance o the spker pro tempore: the

Stephen F. Lynch

1:38:58 to 1:39:18( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: ge recognized. mr. chaffetz: i reserve. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from massachusetts. mr. lynch: i have no further desires for time and i'll continue to reserve. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from utah. mr. pa chaffetz: i yield back the balance of our time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from massachusetts.

Stephen F. Lynch

1:39:19 to 1:39:39( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: mr. lynch: i urge my colleagues to join me in supporting passage of h.r. 2971 and yield back the balance of our time. the speakerro tempore: the question is will the house suspend the rules and pass h.r. 2971. those in favor say aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, the rules are suspended, the bill is passed, and without

Stephen F. Lynch

1:39:40 to 1:39:46( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: objection, the motion to reconsider is laid on the table. mr. lynch: mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: the

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