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House Proceeding on Dec 6th, 2006 :: 4:19:08 to 4:24:14
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F. James Jr.Sensenbrenner

4:17:23 to 4:19:08( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: F. James Jr.Sensenbrenner

F. James Jr.Sensenbrenner

4:18:58 to 4:19:08( Edit History Discussion )

F. James Jr.Sensenbrenner: major leagues. the indians won the american league championship and the world series that year thanks in no small part to his pitching talent. i would add as an addendum, mr. speaker, being

John Jr.Conyers

4:19:08 to 4:19:25( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: from cleveland, ohio, it's the last time that the cleveland indians have won the world series. in total satchel paige threw close to 300 career shutouts. and in 1971 he was the first negro league

John Jr.Conyers

4:19:08 to 4:24:14( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Jr.Conyers

John Jr.Conyers

4:19:25 to 4:19:41( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: player inducted into the major league baseball hall of fame. he is remembered by his family and friends not just as a baseball player who made history but as a man who was full of warmth,

John Jr.Conyers

4:19:41 to 4:19:55( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: full of energy, and quick to make people laugh. satchel paige's contributions to the sport of baseball and the united states culture are undoubtedly exceptional. and i am happy to support

John Jr.Conyers

4:19:55 to 4:20:09( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: this resolution and i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from illinois is recognized. mr. davis: thank you, mr. speaker. i yield myself such time as i may

John Jr.Conyers

4:20:09 to 4:20:27( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman may proceed. mr. davis: it is believed that leroy "satchel" paige was born on july 7, 1905. in 1965, 65 years after paige's estimated birth he

John Jr.Conyers

4:20:27 to 4:20:42( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: took the mound for the last time and threw three shutout innings for the kansas city athletics. paige's pitching was amazing and his showboating was legendary. joe dimaggio called paige the best

John Jr.Conyers

4:20:42 to 4:20:55( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: and fastest pitcher i have ever faced. his career highlights spanned five decades. pronounced the greatest pitcher in the history of the negro leagues, paige compiled such feats as 64 consecutive

John Jr.Conyers

4:20:55 to 4:21:06( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: scoreless innings, a stretch of 21 straight wins, and 31-4 record in 1933. for 22 years page marched the competition in front of sellout crowds. his goal was to pitch in the major leagues.

John Jr.Conyers

4:21:06 to 4:21:21( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: in 1948 his dream came true. the cleveland indians were in need of extra pitching for the pennant race. page stepped to the mound and helped the indians win. he also played for st. louis and

John Jr.Conyers

4:21:21 to 4:21:32( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: kansas city. when paige's major league career was completed, he compiled a modest 28-31 record with a 3.29 earned run average. he also served as a coach for the atlanta braves in 1968. in 1971

John Jr.Conyers

4:21:32 to 4:21:47( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: paige was given the ultimate honor. he was elected to join the very best in baseball history by being elected to the hall of fame. mr. speaker, i'm honored to support h.con.res. 91 and

John Jr.Conyers

4:21:47 to 4:22:01( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from ohio. mr. latourette: mr. speaker, i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the question

John Jr.Conyers

4:22:01 to 4:22:16( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: is, will the house suspend the rules and agree to senate concurrent resolution 91. so many as are in favor say aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, 2/3 of those voting having

John Jr.Conyers

4:22:16 to 4:22:27( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: responded in the affirmative, the rules are suspended, the concurrent resolution is agreed to, and without objection the motion to reconsider is laid upon the table. the gentleman from ohio is recognized.

John Jr.Conyers

4:22:27 to 4:22:43( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: mr. latourette: mr. speaker, i move that the house suspend the rules and adopt h.con.res. 497. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the title of the concurrent resolution. the

John Jr.Conyers

4:22:43 to 4:22:57( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: clerk: house concurrent resolution 497. concurrent resolution to honor the memory of arnold "red" auerbach. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the rule, the gentleman from ohio, mr.

John Jr.Conyers

4:22:57 to 4:23:14( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: latourette, and the gentleman from illinois, mr. davis, will each control 20 minutes. the chair recognizes the gentleman from ohio. mr. latourette: i thank you, mr. speaker. i yield myself

John Jr.Conyers

4:23:14 to 4:23:30( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman may proceed. mr. latourette: mr. speaker, i ask unanimous consent that all members may have five legislative days to revise and

John Jr.Conyers

4:23:30 to 4:23:42( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: extend their remarks and include extraneous material on the resolution under consideration. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. latourette: thank you, mr. speaker. mr. speaker,

John Jr.Conyers

4:23:42 to 4:23:54( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: a few coaches or managers in the history of sports let alone basketball are as legendary as arnold "red" auerbach. his career with the boston celtics began in 1950. rightway he began setting

John Jr.Conyers

4:23:54 to 4:24:14( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: new records and benchmarks. the celtics won nine nba championships in 10 seasons under his watch as coach and auerbach's draft of a african-american was a first for the nba. he continued to break

Michael G. Fitzpatrick

4:24:14 to 4:24:34( Edit History Discussion )

Michael G. Fitzpatrick: down racial barriers in sports as the first coach in the nba to start with a lineup of all black players. and the first executive in the history of all professional sports to appoint a black

Michael G. Fitzpatrick

4:24:14 to 4:28:59( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Michael G. Fitzpatrick

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