Video archive of the US Congress

Senate Proceeding on Jan 28th, 2009 :: 8:10:20 to 8:11:30
Total video length: 9 hours 30 minutes Stream Tools: Stream Overview | Edit Time

Note: MetaVid video transcripts may contain inaccuracies, help us build a more perfect archive

Download OptionsEmbed Video

Views:174 Duration: 0:01:10 Discussion

Previous speech: Next speech:

Harry Reid

8:10:16 to 8:10:36( Edit History Discussion )

Harry Reid: that we would go to mr. holder tomorrow once finished. mr. reid: mr. president, through the chair to the distinguished chairman of the judiciary committee, that was the conversation. it's true it motion, but it's debatable. and i think we should quit while we're ahead. if the minority will allow us to

Harry Reid

8:10:20 to 8:11:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Harry Reid

Harry Reid

8:10:37 to 8:10:57( Edit History Discussion )

Harry Reid: go to this to a set timen sunday, the monday, i'm sry. the quickest we could get to it likely any way would be on sunday. and i don't think we would need to do that if we have the permission of the minority to do it sometime monday. i know there is some urgency on

Harry Reid

8:10:58 to 8:11:19( Edit History Discussion )

Harry Reid: this, but the senate being as it is, we only need one person on the other side to say to do it at a later time, and we're obligated to do it. mr. leahy: mr. president? the presiding officer: the senator from vermont. mr. leahy: mr. president, if i might respond to the distinguished majority leader, my friend from nevada, if somebody wants to vot mr. holder, let vote against him.

Harry Reid

8:11:20 to 8:11:30( Edit History Discussion )

Harry Reid: but i don't know -- if there's only one or two people who want have to hold up -- we don't have an attorney general now.

Personal tools

MetaVid is a non-profit project of UC Santa Cruz and the Sunlight Foundation. Learn more About MetaVid

The C-SPAN logo and other servicemarks that may be found in video content are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Metavid