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House Proceeding on Oct 14th, 2009 :: 2:51:20 to 2:52:50
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Edward R. Royce

2:51:17 to 2:51:37( Edit History Discussion )

Edward R. Royce: reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from american samoa reserves the balance of of his time. the gentleman from florida. ms. ros-lehtinen: thank you, mr. speaker. to open the debate on our side of the aisle i'm so pleased to yield such time as he ma consume to the gentleman from california, mr. royce, the ranking member on the subcommittee on terrorism, nonproliferation, and trade. the speaker pro tempore: the

Edward R. Royce

2:51:20 to 2:52:50( Edit History Discussion )
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Edward R. Royce

2:51:38 to 2:52:00( Edit History Discussion )

Edward R. Royce: gentleman from california is recognized. mr. royce: thank you, mr. speaker. i thank the gentlelady for yielding. i rise in support of house resolution 800 expressing condolences to the people and government of the philippines in the aftermath of the devastating storms that struck the philippines. several weeks agoropical

Edward R. Royce

2:52:01 to 2:52:21( Edit History Discussion )

Edward R. Royce: storm ketsana and typhoon parma inundated the philippines with heavy rains, forcing the evacuation of more than half a million people and kling more than00. typhoon parma was particularly savage, making landfall twice which of course complicated rescue efforts and destroying much of the cropp in one of the

Edward R. Royce

2:52:22 to 2:52:44( Edit History Discussion )

Edward R. Royce: philippines' may rice producing regions. while the loss of life from these storms is tragic, that tragedy is compounded by the survivors' loss of livelihood. u.s. troops respond in the aid efforts, helping in rescue and in cleanup missions. so again we express our sincerest condolences to the people of the philippines and

Edward R. Royce

2:52:45 to 2:52:50( Edit History Discussion )

Edward R. Royce: we let them know that their frie, the united states, stands with them in solidarity as they begin the process of

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