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Senate Proceeding on Jan 26th, 2011 :: 1:03:20 to 1:05:44
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John McCain

1:03:17 to 1:03:39( Edit History Discussion )

John McCain: appropriate that this resolution be passed as one of the first acts of the new congress of the 112th congress of the united states senate and house. i want to thank all americans for their concern, their prayers, and the sympathy and

John McCain

1:03:20 to 1:05:44( Edit History Discussion )
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John McCain

1:03:40 to 1:04:00( Edit History Discussion )

John McCain: support that they have extended not only to the victims, their families, but also the people of arizona. there will be discussion for weeks and months and years ahead as to how it was possible for this event to take place.

John McCain

1:04:01 to 1:04:23( Edit History Discussion )

John McCain: and i don't pretend to know all of the answers. it is clearly a deranged individual, an individual who perhaps we could argue, though i can't say for certain, should have been brought to the attention, his mental illness should have been brought to the attention of the property authorities. we do have a law that provides

John McCain

1:04:24 to 1:04:46( Edit History Discussion )

John McCain: for such a thing in the state of arizona. at the same time question needs to be asked: is it -- was his actions that we now have become very aware of, were they made aware to the proper number of people that they would take such action?

John McCain

1:04:47 to 1:05:08( Edit History Discussion )

John McCain: the fact is that it happened. the fact is that we who are elected representatives will continue to have contact with our constituents. we will do so and not be deterred by the actions of this deranged individual. we cannot allow the actions

John McCain

1:05:09 to 1:05:29( Edit History Discussion )

John McCain: of a deranged individual to prevent us from interacting in a fundamental way with our constituents. they deserve it, and i am confident that we will be able to continue the practice of the town hall meetings, congress on your corner, the kinds of

John McCain

1:05:30 to 1:05:44( Edit History Discussion )

John McCain: activities that are in some ways not entirely unique to the united states of america, but certainly isn't practiced in most parts of the world. so we are encouraged by the news

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