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House Proceeding on Oct 17th, 2007 :: 0:33:28 to 0:34:45
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Frank Jr.Pallone

0:32:17 to 0:33:28( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Frank Jr.Pallone

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:33:20 to 0:33:28( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: without objection, the gentleman is recognized. >> thank you, mr. speaker. i join my congressman from indiana, mike pence, congressman, in asking our colleagues to sign the discharge

Greg Walden

0:33:28 to 0:33:40( Edit History Discussion )

Greg Walden: petition today to bring the broadcast freedom act to the floor. the broadcast freedom act builds on an initiativthat was passed yesterday overwhelmingly by this house to protect the rights

Greg Walden

0:33:28 to 0:34:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Greg Walden

Greg Walden

0:33:40 to 0:33:53( Edit History Discussion )

Greg Walden: of reporters and their sources from government interference so we can have a vibrant fourth state, a vibe rent press and a free and informed democracy. the broadcast freedom act would prevent

Greg Walden

0:33:53 to 0:34:06( Edit History Discussion )

Greg Walden: bureaucrats and government agencies from censoring and micro managing what is said on the public airwaves. it's all under the guys of restoring the fair -- guys of restoring the fair

Greg Walden

0:34:06 to 0:34:20( Edit History Discussion )

Greg Walden: -- guise of restoring the fairness doctrine. some don't like what they hear on broadcast and tv talk shows, and the powerful elite in this city would like to restore the fairness doctrine.

Greg Walden

0:34:20 to 0:34:33( Edit History Discussion )

Greg Walden: we cannot let that happen. not on religious broadcasters, not on liberal broadcasters or conservative broadcasters. sign the discharge petition. bring the freedom act up to a vote. the speaker

Greg Walden

0:34:33 to 0:34:45( Edit History Discussion )

Greg Walden: pro tempore: for what purpo se does the gentleman from florida rise? haste hathes i call up house resolution 746 and ask for its immediate consideration. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk

0:34:45 to 0:34:58( Edit History Discussion )

will report the resolution. the clerk: house resolutn 746, resolved, that upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the house the bill h.r. 3773, to amend the foreign

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