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House Proceeding 12-02-09 on Dec 2nd, 2009 :: 0:05:35 to 0:07:15
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Henry Cuellar

0:05:32 to 0:05:52( Edit History Discussion )

Henry Cuellar: preparedness and eliminating duplicative requirements pled on the grants. i urge my colleagues to support the measure, and i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves. the gentleman from texas. mr. cuel have no more speakers. does the gentleman from alabama -- if the gentleman from alabama has no more speakers, i am prepared to close after the

Henry Cuellar

0:05:35 to 0:07:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Henry Cuellar

Henry Cuellar

0:05:53 to 0:06:13( Edit History Discussion )

Henry Cuellar: mr. rogers: i have no more speakers. all i would do is urge the members to support this. it's a good bill. i yield back my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the gentleman from texas. mr. cuellar: mr. speaker, i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. cuellar: as you heard, this is a commonsense legislation

Henry Cuellar

0:06:14 to 0:06:34( Edit History Discussion )

Henry Cuellar: that would enhance our nation's preparedness and response capacity. all we're trying to do is make sure we get rid of any regulations that cost our local -- cause our local folks problems. number two, we need to make sure that -- if we are going to spend billions of dollars on grants, we just got to make sure that we measure those particular results. and the bottom line, mr. speaker, we're trying to focus on the customer and the

Henry Cuellar

0:06:35 to 0:06:55( Edit History Discussion )

Henry Cuellar: customer are the folks that -- the recipients of this grant. i certainly want to thank our ranking member, mr. rogers. he's done an outstanding job in the committee and i look forward to working with him, not only on this legislation, to make it a law, but certainly in other pieces of legislation. i urge all my colleagues to vote aye and yield back the balance of my time.

Henry Cuellar

0:06:56 to 0:07:15( Edit History Discussion )

Henry Cuellar: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. all time ha suspend the rules and pass h.r. 3980 as amended. those in favor say aye.

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