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House Proceeding 10-30-07 on Oct 30th, 2007 :: 1:10:24 to 1:12:16
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Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:08:03 to 1:10:24( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Sheila Jackson-Lee

Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:10:16 to 1:10:24( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: we reserve. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from florida reserves his time. the gentleman from california. mr. cardoza: thank you, madam speaker. at this time i yield two minutes to

Gabrielle Giffords

1:10:24 to 1:10:34( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: the gentlewoman from arizona, ms. giffords. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from arizona is recognized for two minutes. ms. giffords: thank you, madam speaker. i rise in support of the

Gabrielle Giffords

1:10:24 to 1:12:16( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Gabrielle Giffords

Gabrielle Giffords

1:10:34 to 1:10:43( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: small business contracting program improvements act. small business, as we all know, is the lifeblood of our communities. small businesses are responsible for the creativity and the

Gabrielle Giffords

1:10:43 to 1:10:59( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: innovation and the community investment. and i honestly believe that a community that has strong small businesses is a strong and vibrant community. this legislation is going to give small

Gabrielle Giffords

1:10:59 to 1:11:11( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: businesses in my home state, southern arizona, a chance to be competitive with federal contracts, whether it's down to tucson, all to bisbee into douglas. office smart in sierra visa was founded

Gabrielle Giffords

1:11:11 to 1:11:29( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: in 1993 by glen mcdaniel, who is a veteran, along with his wife, diane. office smart has 13 employees and nearly 1,000 commercial customers in southern arizona. they compete for federal contracts

Gabrielle Giffords

1:11:29 to 1:11:38( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: to provide office supplies to fort wachuca. it will keep contracts benefited targeted at local small businesses, like office smart, in local communities. it honors our commitment to disabled veterans.

Gabrielle Giffords

1:11:38 to 1:11:50( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: we know what the war in iraq and afghanistan there's going to be more and more veterans and also kick-starts the s.b.a.'s women's procurement program. as a former president and small

Gabrielle Giffords

1:11:50 to 1:12:02( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: business owner myself, i know the important of small businesses, how difficult it is to compete, and i strongly urge passage of this bill. i urge all members on both sides of the aisle to support

Gabrielle Giffords

1:12:02 to 1:12:16( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: it. thank you. and i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman yields back her time. the gentleman from florida. mr. diaz-balart: i would ask my friends -- friend

Lincoln Diaz-Balart

1:12:16 to 1:12:30( Edit History Discussion )

Lincoln Diaz-Balart: if he has any other speakers. mr. cardoza: we have no further speakers. we will be ready to close. mr. diaz-b alart: madam speaker, i will be asking for a no vote on the previous question so that

Lincoln Diaz-Balart

1:12:16 to 1:16:55( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Lincoln Diaz-Balart

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