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House Proceeding on Dec 6th, 2006 :: 7:27:24 to 7:29:19
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7:27:09 to 7:27:24( Edit History Discussion )

award is strengthened. in 1917 congress established a series of lesser awards which has evolved to become the pyramid of honor. this is awarded at increasing levels of prestige. subsequent to

John Barrow

7:27:24 to 7:27:48( Edit History Discussion )

John Barrow: this review of 1917, little had been legislated beyond authorization of new awards or slight changes in the awards process. additionally, the stolen valor act of 2005 reer tos a precedent established

John Barrow

7:27:24 to 7:29:19( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Barrow

John Barrow

7:27:48 to 7:28:04( Edit History Discussion )

John Barrow: by general -- restores a precedent established by general george washington, when he instituted the military award of 1782. in his general orders issued from his headquarters in newberg,

John Barrow

7:28:04 to 7:28:19( Edit History Discussion )

John Barrow: new york, on august 7, 1782, general washington established the badge of military merit which in 1932 was revived as a purple heart. general washington noted that the following point with regard

John Barrow

7:28:19 to 7:28:34( Edit History Discussion )

John Barrow: to military awards. should anyone who is not entitled to these honors have the insolence to assume the badges of them, they shall be severely punished. the success of the stolen valor act is notable

John Barrow

7:28:34 to 7:28:49( Edit History Discussion )

John Barrow: because both democrats and republicans from both houses have worked together in a unique display of teamwork on behalf of our brave men and women in uniform. mr. speaker, it is time to protect

John Barrow

7:28:49 to 7:29:03( Edit History Discussion )

John Barrow: and honor those who have earned the right to wear these prestigious medals. i urge my colleagues to vote yes on senate bill 1998, the stolen valor act of 2005. i yield back. the speaker pro

John Barrow

7:29:03 to 7:29:19( Edit History Discussion )

John Barrow: tempore: the gentleman from wisconsin. mr. sensenbrenner: i yield three minutes to the gentleman from kentucky, mr. davis. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. davis: i

Robin Hayes

7:29:19 to 7:29:40( Edit History Discussion )

Robin Hayes: rise in support of s. 1998 the stolen valor act. i commend ranking members conyers and chairman sensenbrenner for this important bill. it will sprenkten the penalties for the misuse and misrepresentation

Robin Hayes

7:29:19 to 7:33:08( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Robin Hayes

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