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House Proceeding 10-29-07 on Oct 29th, 2007 :: 2:26:42 to 2:28:19
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Eleanor Holmes Norton

2:23:43 to 2:26:42( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Eleanor Holmes Norton

Eleanor Holmes Norton

2:26:27 to 2:26:42( Edit History Discussion )

Eleanor Holmes Norton: the gentleman is recognized. mr. boozman: h.r. 2671, introduced by representative ileana ros-lehtinen of florida, designates the united states courthouse located at 301 north miami avenue,

John Boozman

2:26:42 to 2:26:56( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: miami, florida, as the c. clyde atkins united states courthouse. the bill recognizes judge atkins' dedication to the law and his fairness on the bench. in 1914 judge atkins was born in washington,

John Boozman

2:26:42 to 2:28:19( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Boozman

John Boozman

2:26:56 to 2:27:08( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: d.c. he received his law degree from the university of florida college of law in 1936. and began his career in the private practice of law in stuart, florida. he served -- his service to the community

John Boozman

2:27:08 to 2:27:22( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: and legal profession includes serving as president of the dade county bar association, president of the florida bar association, trustee of the mercy hospital, and trustee of biscayne college.

John Boozman

2:27:22 to 2:27:38( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: in 1966, president lyndon johnson appointed judge atkins to the u.s. district court for the southern district of florida. judge atkins serd as chief justice on the district court from 1977

John Boozman

2:27:38 to 2:27:55( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: to 1982 when he assumed senior status. judge atkins' tenure on the bench ended with his passing at the age of 84 on march 11, 1999. this legislation is a fitting tribute to his service to equal

John Boozman

2:27:55 to 2:28:04( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: justice. i support this legislation and encourage my colleagues to do the same. i have one speaker if it's ok to proceed. ms. norton: i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore:

John Boozman

2:28:04 to 2:28:19( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: the gentlelady from miami is recognized. mr. boozman: i yield her for as a much time as she requires. the gentlelady from florida. ms. ros-lehtinen: thank you so much, madam speaker. i thank the

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:28:19 to 2:28:32( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: gentleman for yielding me the time. madam speaker, i rise today in support of h.r. 2671, to designate the united states courthouse located at 301 north miami avenue in my district of miami, florida,

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

2:28:19 to 2:29:53( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

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