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House Proceeding 10-22-07 on Oct 22nd, 2007 :: 0:37:58 to 0:39:41
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Speech By: Raúl M. Grijalva

Raúl M. Grijalva

0:37:50 to 0:37:58( Edit History Discussion )

Raúl M. Grijalva: young. mr. young: thank you, and i ask unanimous consent to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. young: first, i want to thank the chairman of the full committee

Don Young

0:37:58 to 0:38:13( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: and subcommittee for tt allowing this legislatwiion to come to the floor of the house. the sponsor of h.r. 830 and of the alaska railroad transfer act of 1982, i'm pleased we're considering

Don Young

0:37:58 to 0:39:41( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Don Young

Don Young

0:38:13 to 0:38:30( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: this legislation today. though it's small, the land exchange provide for h.r. 830 will approve the ability of the alaska railroad corporation who wish to visit the denali national park. it will

Don Young

0:38:30 to 0:38:45( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: increase scheduling, flexibility. it will not only reduce overcrowding, it makes the park service job of managing visitation much smoother. it enjoys the support of the national park service and the national

Don Young

0:38:45 to 0:39:00( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: park conservative association. for anyone who has not road a railroad in alaska, it is a joy that you should not miss. i will assure it's a first class experience. you may not know but the

Don Young

0:39:00 to 0:39:10( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: alaskan railroad, once owned by the federal government, but congress passed legislation in 1982 to transfer the railroad to the state of alaska. as the congress faces a -- backlogs in

Don Young

0:39:10 to 0:39:21( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: caring for federal assets, we might consider transferring more of these assets to the states. alaska has proven that they can take the railroad and manage it for everyone that uses it. i belie

Don Young

0:39:21 to 0:39:29( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: ve this is a fine piece of legislation, and i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from alaska yields back the balance of his time. the gentleman from

Don Young

0:39:29 to 0:39:41( Edit History Discussion )

Don Young: arizona. mr. grijalva: mr. speaker, we yield back the balance of our time. the speaker pro tempore: the question is will the house suspend the rules and pass h.r. 830 as amended. those

Raúl M. Grijalva

0:39:41 to 0:39:54( Edit History Discussion )

Raúl M. Grijalva: in favor say aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, 2/3 having responded in the affirmative, the rules are he suspended, the bill is passed, and without objection the motion to reconsider

0:39:41 to 0:44:09( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Raúl M. Grijalva

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