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House Proceeding 11-19-09 on Nov 19th, 2009 :: 0:07:35 to 0:09:05
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John J. Jr.Duncan

0:07:32 to 0:07:52( Edit History Discussion )

John J. Jr.Duncan: epleptic seizures. however, these treatments are not afecttive for everyone, which means more work remains. mr. speaker, i urge my colleagues to join e in recognizing national epilepsy awareness month and pay tribute to all those working to promote a greater understanding. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired.

John J. Jr.Duncan

0:07:35 to 0:09:05( Edit History Discussion )
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John J. Jr.Duncan

0:07:53 to 0:08:15( Edit History Discussion )

John J. Jr.Duncan: for what purpose does the gentleman from tennessee rise? mr. duncan: request permission to add and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. duncan: the fall of saddam hussein has unleashed religiousville. in the chaos after the u.s.-led war in iraq in 2003, christians

John J. Jr.Duncan

0:08:16 to 0:08:37( Edit History Discussion )

John J. Jr.Duncan: found themselves targeted by islamic terrorists. the arch bishop said christians in iraq face three bad choices, either they fled, converted to islam or risked being killed. then in 2008, the arch bishop was kidnapped and murdered. these horrendous human right violations and crimes against christians in iraq were brought

John J. Jr.Duncan

0:08:38 to 0:08:58( Edit History Discussion )

John J. Jr.Duncan: to my attention by one of my constituents, a civil engineer, who is a native of iraq. the christian ambassador, my constituents tell me, is doig nothing to call attention to the plight of these people. the u.s. should do more to aid the christian minority in iraq. maybe close to one half have fled the country and should be

John J. Jr.Duncan

0:08:59 to 0:09:05( Edit History Discussion )

John J. Jr.Duncan: allowed to return. the killings, kidnappings and religious percentcution must stop.

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