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Senate Proceeding on Feb 26th, 2009 :: 7:12:20 to 7:14:10
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Barbara Boxer

7:12:20 to 7:12:41( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: it wasn't even a problem over there. the humane society of the united states supports it. the american veterinarian medical association supports it. the association of zoos and aquariums support it. the jane goodall institute supports it.

Barbara Boxer

7:12:20 to 7:14:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Barbara Boxer

Barbara Boxer

7:12:42 to 7:13:04( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: and the wildlife conservation society. that's a i can't believe i actually have to come out here today, with all due respect to my friend -- he's going to have his reasons. but, honestly, i would hope once in a while we cou work

Barbara Boxer

7:13:05 to 7:13:27( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: together on a bill that is so obvious in its need. you nonhuman primates have not been bred and come to city indicated over thousands of years like dogs and cats. it's a whole different world here. that's why the veterinarians support us.

Barbara Boxer

7:13:28 to 7:13:49( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: nobody loves pets more. the humane society -- nobody loves pets more, but they know what can happen. a woman got her face rippedff. so, i'm not going to go into the details of that attack at this time.

Barbara Boxer

7:13:50 to 7:14:11( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: but if i have to, i will to get the votes of colleagues. and now i ask unanimous consent that the senate proceed to the immediate consideration of h.r. 80, the captive primate sift act, which was received from the house. further, that the bill be read three times and passed and the motion to reconsider be laid

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