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House Proceeding 10-14-09 on Oct 14th, 2009 :: 0:04:35 to 0:07:40
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John Boozman

0:04:23 to 0:04:46( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: association on occasion of its 10th anniverary. this association has worked over the last decade as an advocate for keeping the waterway open and safe for navigation. it is appropriate to recognize its numerous contributions. mr. speaker, i support this resolution and urge my colleagues to support it as well. i reserve the balance of my

John Boozman

0:04:35 to 0:07:40( Edit History Discussion )
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John Boozman

0:04:47 to 0:05:07( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman reserves the balance of her time. the gentleman from arkansas is recognized. mr. boozman: thank you, mr. speaker. i yield myself such timed a i might consume. according to the chesapeake convention and touri bureau, ed gar allen poe wrote parts of his famous poem "the raven"

John Boozman

0:05:08 to 0:05:28( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: while traveling the dismal swamp canal which was later to become part of the atlantic intercoastal waterway. a. i -- aiww was to provide a safe inside navigation channel for commercial shipping.

John Boozman

0:05:29 to 0:05:49( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: completed in 1940, the aiww runs along the southeast coast of the united states from norfolk, virginia, to miami, florida, measuring 1,088 miles long. the atlantic intercoastal waterway is also used extensively by recreation boaters. studies have shown that

John Boozman

0:05:50 to 0:06:12( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: recreaonal boaters bring millions of dollars to state budgets. the waterway is vessels not equipped for ocean travel or for when weather conditions make the ocean too rough for travel. the atlantic intercoastal waterway has a good deal of commercial activity. products include fuel, oil,

John Boozman

0:06:13 to 0:06:34( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: gasoline, as fault, fertilizers, chemicals, wood chipping, wood, limestone, sand, gravel, iron, steel, lime, fabricated metal products, soybean, vegetables, produce and electrical machinery, all of which are shipped along the atlantic intercoastal waterway. the atlantic intercoastal waterway association was

John Boozman

0:06:35 to 0:06:55( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: oganized in 1999 to address the navigation challenges of the waterway. and encourage the continuation and further development of water borne aiww of virginia, north carolina, south carolina,

John Boozman

0:06:56 to 0:07:16( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: georgia and florida. the association has been an outspoken advocate for regular dredgery and adequate maintenance to promote safe, cost effective navigation along the aiww and is known as the voice of the waterway. today we recognize the atlantic intercoastal waterway asociation on the occasion of

John Boozman

0:07:17 to 0:07:37( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: its 10th anni that i reserve the balan time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves e balance of his time. the gentlewoman fro district of colum recognized. ms. nton: i have no further speakers. i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman reserves the balance

John Boozman

0:07:38 to 0:07:40( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: of her time. mr. boozman: with that, mr.

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