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House Proceeding 10-22-09 on Oct 22nd, 2009 :: 0:50:40 to 0:54:05
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Alcee L. Hastings

0:50:40 to 0:51:00( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: 111-304, offer gentleman from florida. the chair: the gentleman from florida, mr. histings, and a member opposed each will control five minutes. mr. hastings: i rise today to offer this amendment to h.r. 3585, the solar technology road map. to guarantee minority serving

Alcee L. Hastings

0:50:40 to 0:54:05( Edit History Discussion )
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Alcee L. Hastings

0:51:01 to 0:51:23( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: institutions are represented in the solar technology road map committee. mr. speaker, i'm a melancholy because i'm here with two colleagues that i cut my eyeteeth in congress on the science committee, mr. gordon,

Alcee L. Hastings

0:51:24 to 0:51:44( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: now chair and the ranking member, mr. hall, and it seems that 19 years kind of like went real fast somewhere along the way. i -- i had hair then, mr. gordon's hair was ack, mr.

Alcee L. Hastings

0:51:45 to 0:52:07( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: hall's hair was white but he had more of it. but it's a pleasure and it's refreshing to see the comity that existed when i came here 19 years ago committee. and i applaud them in that regard for bipartisan legislation to the floor. as a member representing the

Alcee L. Hastings

0:52:08 to 0:52:29( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: sunshine s feel that we must seize the opportunity to research and develop solar technology. solar power is an innate source that can provide much advancement in the world of energy and technology. it is members appointed to the solar

Alcee L. Hastings

0:52:30 to 0:52:52( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: technology road map committee oare a diverse group of americans who will carry out the mission of this act. i believe that minority-serving institutions have a history of technical expertise, where many are actually land grant institutions. thus they have significant extension efforts which

Alcee L. Hastings

0:52:53 to 0:53:13( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: translate research into applied they serve. my law school alma mater and the alma mater of representive corinne brown and representative kendrick meek, florida agricultural and mechanical in tallahassee,

Alcee L. Hastings

0:53:14 to 0:53:34( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: florida, has been a land grant institution educating african-americans and other americans since 1890. it offers an extensive catalog of degree programs with a strong and efficient research division. tamu's research division has been involved in cutting-edge research that's led to numerous

Alcee L. Hastings

0:53:35 to 0:53:59( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: technological and scientific advancements. mr. speaker, amendment reminds the secretary of energy responsible for implementing the solar technology road map resulting from this legislation to incorporate diverse expertise. involving institutio such as

Alcee L. Hastings

0:54:05 to 0:54:06( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: tamu will ensure

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