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House Proceeding 11-17-09 on Nov 17th, 2009 :: 2:03:50 to 2:05:30
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Elijah E. Cummings

2:03:50 to 2:04:11( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: florida, mr. will control 20 minutes. the chair recognizes gentleman from maryland. mr. cummings: madam speaker, i ask unanimous consent that all members may have five legislative days in which to revise and extend their remarks and include extraneous material on h.r. 3 the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered. mr. cummings: madam speaker, i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized.

Elijah E. Cummings

2:03:50 to 2:05:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Elijah E. Cummings

Elijah E. Cummings

2:04:12 to 2:04:33( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: mr. cummings: thank you, madam speaker. i rise in support of h.r. 3305, a bipartisan bill supported by the entire oklahoma delegation that will designate the united at 224 south bolder avenue in tulsa, oklahoma, as the h. dale cook federal building united states courthouse. h. dale cook was a veteran

Elijah E. Cummings

2:04:34 to 2:04:54( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: world war ii who served as a flight instructor. after the war he studied law at the university of oklahoma and then embarked on a long legal career in electoral politics. after being twice chief prosecuting attorney in his county, he went on to as assistant u.s. attorney.

Elijah E. Cummings

2:04:55 to 2:05:16( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: he subsequently alter nated between government service and private practice for several years before being nominated to the federal judiciary by president gerald ford in 1974. judge cook served as a district court judge for some 34 years until his death on september 23, 2008.

Elijah E. Cummings

2:05:17 to 2:05:30( Edit History Discussion )

Elijah E. Cummings: judge cook was an honorable and well respected civil servant. and a long and distinguished -- had distinguished record of public service. the designation of the united states courthouse at 224 south

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