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House Proceeding on Oct 22nd, 2009 :: 0:19:20 to 0:20:50
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Jean Schmidt

0:19:16 to 0:19:36( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: competition. that's why we need comprehensive health i blic option. the speaker pro te gentleman yields back the balance of his time. for what purpose does the gentlelady from ohio rise? >> to address the house for one minute. revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without

Jean Schmidt

0:19:20 to 0:20:50( Edit History Discussion )
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Jean Schmidt

0:19:37 to 0:19:58( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: objection, so ordered. >> i rise today to recognize casey hell merv ncinnati, ohio, for finishing fourth in the women's division of the 30th columbus marathon. casey, running her first marathon, and having no formal marathon training, finished with a time of two hours and 54 minutes.

Jean Schmidt

0:19:59 to 0:20:19( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: this was only seven minutes behind the overall woman's winner. casey also finished first in her age bracket. while her fourth place finish is extraordarily impressive, it is what she overcame that brings me to this floor to celebrate her accomplishment. her finish is made more

Jean Schmidt

0:20:20 to 0:20:41( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: impressive by what she's had to overcome. more than six years ago at the age of jogging near her parents' home, casey was abducted and stabbed four times. thankfully this did not stop her from doing what she loved -- running. madam speaker, i believe casey is a shining example of perseverance and dedication.

Jean Schmidt

0:20:42 to 0:20:50( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: casey will not be deterred. i am confident this strong young woman will accomplish every goal on which she sets her mind.

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