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House Proceeding 09-23-08 on Sep 23rd, 2008 :: 0:23:36 to 0:25:15
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Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:21:47 to 0:23:36( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:23:25 to 0:23:36( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: i, too, have a dream. let's bail out homeowners and main street before wall street. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentlelady from california

Hilda L. Solis

0:23:36 to 0:23:46( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: rise? >> unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the ob gentlelady is recognized for gn one minute. >> this morn ing today i rise

Hilda L. Solis

0:23:36 to 0:25:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Hilda L. Solis

Hilda L. Solis

0:23:46 to 0:23:59( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: to discuss homeland security -- the humanitarian aid situanation in cuba. c earlier this month, cuba was struck by hurricanes gustav and st ike, which devastated the lives of about 11 million

Hilda L. Solis

0:23:59 to 0:24:09( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: citizens of cuba. these hurricanes wiped out towns and destroyed about 500,000 homes, cro50ps, roads, electrical service, water and other key infrastructure on nf that island. it's estimated

Hilda L. Solis

0:24:09 to 0:24:20( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: that the damage will be between $4 billion and $10 billion.ll i just happened to beus in south florida this weekend and heard from many in the community, many cuban americans who don't

Hilda L. Solis

0:24:20 to 0:24:31( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: like the politics there but cs understand tha t there has to be to something done. but because of a restrictions s implemented by the bush administration in 2004, cuban americans and the united

Hilda L. Solis

0:24:31 to 0:24:44( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: states are unable to send lemoney back home or traveled. they're restricted by that travel. these restrictions do not reflect, in my opinion, family values upon which our nation was founded.

Hilda L. Solis

0:24:44 to 0:24:56( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: instead, they un fairly target families in need of this dire assistance. we must temporarily lift these travel restrictions and remitanses so in a money can go to those families th tat are in so desperate

Hilda L. Solis

0:24:56 to 0:25:06( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: need of assistance at this time. i ask for at least a temporary lifting of travel and remitanses for at least three months. and i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore:

Hilda L. Solis

0:25:06 to 0:25:15( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: the gentlelady's time has expired. for what purpose does from colorado rise? >> for purposes of addressing the house for one thminute. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized

Ed Perlmutter

0:25:15 to 0:25:28( Edit History Discussion )

Ed Perlmutter: for one minute. mr. perlmutter: mr. speaker, mr while years of deregulation policies have caused the biggest financial crisis in decades, s senator mccain is touting himself asto the greatest

Ed Perlmutter

0:25:15 to 0:26:17( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Ed Perlmutter

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