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Senate Proceeding 05-19-09 on May 19th, 2009 :: 0:40:30 to 0:42:45
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Saxby Chambliss

0:40:29 to 0:40:49( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: of this important agency. mr. president, with that, i yield the mr. chambliss: mr. president? the presiding officer: the se mr. chambliss: mr. president, i want to speak here in a minute on mr. against lerks but before i do -- mr. gensler, but before i do, i want to thank my chairman for

Saxby Chambliss

0:40:30 to 0:42:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Saxby Chambliss

Saxby Chambliss

0:40:50 to 0:41:10( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: making sure that we ultimately got this name to the floor for confirmation. we have really wrastled with this nomination for several months now, and i'm going to talk for a minute about that. but i also want to thank coming to atlanta lt friday. we had a great tour of

Saxby Chambliss

0:41:11 to 0:41:33( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: campus or newly expanded campus at the centers for disease control, where we had the opportunity to folks firsthand who are dealing with the h1n1 virus. and we both were reinforced about the fact that that issue is in the hands of highly-skilled professional people there at the centers for

Saxby Chambliss

0:41:34 to 0:41:55( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: disease control. and senator harkin has been very much of supporter of the c.d.c. for years in his position on the appropriations committee, and i just thank him for taking time to come down on a day that was very important to his family and to visit with us and to also hold the nutrition hearing on the c.d.c. campus.

Saxby Chambliss

0:41:56 to 0:42:16( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: we had an excellent hearing and we're going to be working together to get our nutrition reauthorization bill to the floor in the very near future. mr. president, i do rise to support the nomination of gary gensler as chairman of the commodities future trading admission. mr. gensler's nomination comes at a critical time.

Saxby Chambliss

0:42:17 to 0:42:38( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: our nation is facing very challenging issues and trying to address this economic downturn. many businesses as wel economy depend on the markets. r, both fiscal and financial commodities to help manage costs, to hedge against risk, to access liquidity and stay competitive. it is a time when we need these

Saxby Chambliss

0:42:39 to 0:42:46( Edit History Discussion )

Saxby Chambliss: markets to perform at their best to function without manipul has been operating with an

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