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House Proceeding on Nov 14th, 2007 :: 0:26:26 to 0:28:08
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them, to wrongfully blame them for those who have worked the hardest, at the worst jobs, for the ills of all of society? immigrants are the history of the united states. our past, they are our present,

Marsha Blackburn

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Marsha Blackburn: and i must rest -- not rest until we recognize them rt a of the future of this great country. thank you. the speaker pro tempore: forpped the gentlewoman from tennessee rise? mrs. blackburn:

Marsha Blackburn

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Speech By: Marsha Blackburn

Marsha Blackburn

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Marsha Blackburn: to address the dd house for one minute and to revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentlewoman is recognized for one minute. mrs. blackburn: thank

Marsha Blackburn

0:26:43 to 0:26:52( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: you, madam speaker. well here we go again, instead of getting down to business, the majority wants to play a political game. so to do it they are going to tie temporary funds for our men

Marsha Blackburn

0:26:52 to 0:27:06( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: and women serving in iraq and afghanistan to a timetable for withdrawal. no amendments can be offered, and once again, the leadership of the house is set to embark on a legislative gamble

Marsha Blackburn

0:27:06 to 0:27:20( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: to force the hand of the u.s. military leadership. this is their 41st iraq vote. but the suspense comes. will the houses of congress, the president, and the american people take their bluff? i think

Marsha Blackburn

0:27:20 to 0:27:33( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: it is very highly unlikely. the democrat leadership seems content to write legislation that they know is going to fail. now why would you write something you know is going to fail? let's get

Marsha Blackburn

0:27:33 to 0:27:42( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: past this. let's give up the games. let's take care of the people's business. let's pass clean legislation to ensure the safety of our troops. i yield back the balance of my time. e speaker

Marsha Blackburn

0:27:42 to 0:27:52( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: pro tempore: the gentlewoman yields back. for what purpose does the gentlewoman from new york rise? mrs. maloney: to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman

Marsha Blackburn

0:27:52 to 0:28:08( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: is recognized for one minute, without objection. mrs. maloney: madam speaker, by pe every measure, the war in iraq has cost americans far too much. whether it's lives lost, dollars spent, or our

Carolyn B. Maloney

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Carolyn B. Maloney: reputation tarnished around the world. house democrats plan to send the president a smaller war-funding bill than the one he requested, but one with a bigger message, start bringing our

Carolyn B. Maloney

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Speech By: Carolyn B. Maloney

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