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House Proceeding 12-02-09 on Dec 2nd, 2009 :: 0:25:15 to 0:27:05
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Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:25:11 to 0:25:31( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: approach, the kind of thing that we ought to be working on together. we have worked on together here. i hope it will pass unanimously. with that, i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the getlelady fr ms. jackson lee: i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady is recognized.

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:25:15 to 0:27:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Sheila Jackson-Lee

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:25:32 to 0:25:54( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: ms. jackson lee: i thank mr. lungren for his cooperation in this effort. i want to emphasize a point he has made that should be re-emphasized. we are federal u.s. air marshals and thank them for their service. they are peace officer, as we use that terminology in texas. they are law enforcement officers. we're gratified for that

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:25:55 to 0:26:17( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: expertise this legislation will help them add to portfolio in training on investigation. there's not a single action that would require their service that does not reqre us to have the details and information to bring individuals to justice. this is important. might i just add that federal air marshals have risen to the call of duty. federal air marshals came to

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:26:18 to 0:26:39( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: new orleans, louisiana, during hurricane katrina. federal air marshals have been call an answered the call. i think it's important to note as we stand on the floor of the house to present this legislation to enhance their traing that we appreciate their service. we thank them for the sacrifice of their families as they travel internationally on

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:26:40 to 0:27:00( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: behalf of the american people. with that, i i would ask my colleagues to support this very important bill and yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady yields back. all time is expired the question is, will the house suspend the rules and pass h.r. 3963. those in favor say aye. those opposed, no.

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:27:01 to 0:27:06( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: in the opinion of the chair, the rules are suspended, the bill is passed and without objection the motion

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