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Senate Proceeding on Mar 28th, 2011 :: 0:42:10 to 0:44:19
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Jon Kyl

0:41:59 to 0:42:10( Edit History Discussion )

Jon Kyl: vent whose return home, a senate office can be a huge resource. that's what helped my mom's dad when he returned at the end of world war i. after surviving being gassed at

John Boozman

0:42:10 to 0:44:19( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Boozman

John Boozman

0:42:11 to 0:42:31( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: the close of the war, his lungs didn't function properly and he reached out to my great-great uncle senator davis who help with his disability. today as our service members return from tours in afghanistan and iraq, we have the same responsibilities to the men and women who fight for our freedoms

John Boozman

0:42:32 to 0:42:52( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: and interests in our country. no matter what major legislative crisis we're facing, we have a responsibility to these brave men and women. and the debates that take place in this body are of no doubt of great importance. but so is each constituent who is having trouble with a federal agency.

John Boozman

0:42:53 to 0:43:13( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: in some cases we are their last resort to overcome a major obstacle in their lives and each and every case that comes before us must be given our undivided attention. when i was first elected to congress as a member of the house in 2001, former

John Boozman

0:43:14 to 0:43:34( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: congressman john paul hammer sh mitt who represented the third district of arkansas for 26 years gave me some excellent advice. he said, "john, always remember, now that the election is over, there are no more republicans, no more democrats, only the people of arkansas, and you need to take care of them."

John Boozman

0:43:35 to 0:43:55( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: that is the key to good governing and good public service. nobody embodied that more than john paul. he was and is a dedicated public servant and has been a wonderful mentor during my time on capitol hill. i think arkansas's new congressional delegation is going to make john paul proud.

John Boozman

0:43:56 to 0:44:16( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: certainly our senior senator mark pryor has embodied john paul's man trave taking care of the people of arc airveg i have enjoyed working with senator pryor while serving the third descrirkt of arkansas and appreciate his leadership. i really believe that our delegation working together will be able to make a difference for

John Boozman

0:44:17 to 0:44:19( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: the people of arkansas and for

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