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Senate Proceeding 05-13-10 on May 13th, 2010 :: 1:19:55 to 1:22:35
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Maria Cantwell

1:19:51 to 1:20:13( Edit History Discussion )

Maria Cantwell: nation in gratitude for their service. thank you, mr. president. and i yield to my colleague from washin ??ntwell. ms. cantwell: mr. president? the presiding officer: the senator from washington. ms. cantwell: mr. president, i want to thank my colleague, senator murray, for her leadership in having this resolution on the floor today. she is always focused on those who are on the sphront line of defense in our -- frontline of defense in our country and clearly in shington state, and

Maria Cantwell

1:19:55 to 1:22:35( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Maria Cantwell

Maria Cantwell

1:20:14 to 1:20:34( Edit History Discussion )

Maria Cantwell: i appreciate her leadership in honoring the fallen officers from washington state. this week, as she said, does mark national police week, where officers from across the nation will travel here to honor their fallen comrades. and because we in washington state have done so much of this lately, we understand how important this type of activity is for rembering the men and

Maria Cantwell

1:20:35 to 1:20:56( Edit History Discussion )

Maria Cantwell: women who serve us. during this week, we will reflect on their brave activities and their ultimate sacrifices to our community. 2009 was one of the deadliest years in washington state in more than 70 years. seven officers were killed in the line of duty. these heroes put their lives at risk for our safety and they will beissed but they will not

Maria Cantwell

1:20:57 to 1:21:18( Edit History Discussion )

Maria Cantwell: be forgotten. the men and women in blue keep our communities safe and they do so at tremendous sacrifices. deputy mike gallagher from lewis county was -- his car was strowk his way back from respond -- struck on his way back from responding to a domestic violence incident. timothy britton from seattle was shot while sitting in his car on

Maria Cantwell

1:21:19 to 1:21:39( Edit History Discussion )

Maria Cantwell: halloween in seattle. we thought those two incidents were enough to rock our community. but then in one of the most heinous murders in the state of washington history, four lakewood police officers were shot and killed while on duty in parkland. sergeant mark renneger, officer ronald owens, officer teen that griswold, and officer greg

Maria Cantwell

1:21:40 to 1:22:00( Edit History Discussion )

Maria Cantwell: richards. it was just a short time later that deputy kent mundell of pierce county sheriff's office died from wounds sustained in responding to a domestic violence call. so we have seen in washington state the sacrifice of these men and women, all that they do to keep us safe and all that their

Maria Cantwell

1:22:01 to 1:22:21( Edit History Discussion )

Maria Cantwell: families go through when those who are in the line of duty pay the ultimate sacrifice. so, mr. president, i hope our colleagues will also rember the law enforcement across our country and in their individual states. i hope they will take this time as they see the officers here in the capital and throughout the washington, d.c. area and at

Maria Cantwell

1:22:22 to 1:22:35( Edit History Discussion )

Maria Cantwell: home to thank them for their service. let's commemorate the activities of those who have fallen and also rember those who are still working to protect us every single day. again, i thank my colleague from washington for this resolution

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