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House Proceeding on Sep 27th, 2008 :: 0:47:50 to 0:49:45
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Elijah E. Cummings

0:44:55 to 0:47:50( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Elijah E. Cummings

Elijah E. Cummings

0:47:28 to 0:47:50( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: mr. cummings' staff, committee staff, who have championed both the oversight hearings and the legislative hearings, and our chief council -- counsel on the coast guard, john culither. for

Steven C. LaTourette

0:47:50 to 0:48:07( Edit History Discussion )

Steven C. LaTourette: my money, the finest mind in maritime legislation in the country. and john rayfield who is a store house of knowledge on theed subject and eric nagel on the minority side, all deserve our appreciation

Steven C. LaTourette

0:47:50 to 0:49:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Steven C. LaTourette

Steven C. LaTourette

0:48:07 to 0:48:21( Edit History Discussion )

Steven C. LaTourette: and gratitude for the many hours of labor invested in bringing to us this point of the legislation. i reserve the balance of my time. me the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from minnesota

Steven C. LaTourette

0:48:21 to 0:48:42( Edit History Discussion )

Steven C. LaTourette: reserves. the gentleman from oe hio. mr. latourette: i yield myself such time as i might consume before i yield to the gentleman from california. just to say, the chairman has hit the nail on

Steven C. LaTourette

0:48:42 to 0:48:56( Edit History Discussion )

Steven C. LaTourette: the head when tums -- when it comes to great lakes shipping and he again deserves great credit for after seven years move the water resources development act and why add to that the gentleman

Steven C. LaTourette

0:48:56 to 0:49:12( Edit History Discussion )

Steven C. LaTourette: from michigan sittinging behind me and to my right, mr. ehlers, and the chairman's work on the o great lakes legacy act which has the opportunity to clean up the contaminated hot spots within

Steven C. LaTourette

0:49:12 to 0:49:24( Edit History Discussion )

Steven C. LaTourette: the great lakes and as a result of that, not tryinging to be a pig of that, but as a result of that, one of the first major cleanups was in a harbor, h 53, -- $53 million and it was dredged

Steven C. LaTourette

0:49:24 to 0:49:45( Edit History Discussion )

Steven C. LaTourette: in the first time in over 35 years and so when the chairman talks about shallow drafts and the cost that increases to shipping and having to make three trips instead of one trip, the

Elijah E. Cummings

0:49:45 to 0:49:57( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: chairman is exactly right. the range of these vessels is astonishing. it's sufficient to reach the southeastern united states from the north coast oorf south america, without refueling. according

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