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Senate Proceeding on Jul 8th, 2008 :: 2:16:17 to 2:17:56
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Arlen Specter

2:14:10 to 2:16:17( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Arlen Specter

Arlen Specter

2:15:59 to 2:16:17( Edit History Discussion )

Arlen Specter: light of the opinion he handed down last wednesday? mr. rockefeller: i would re respond to the senator from pennsylvania by saying, he indicate ed that judge walker saidai this was not a constitutional

John Rockefeller

2:16:17 to 2:16:34( Edit History Discussion )

John Rockefeller: effort between 2001 and 2007, and it was not constitutional. but i would -- when the senator gives his own amendment this afternoon, i will make the point that i will make now: that even if it is

John Rockefeller

2:16:17 to 2:17:56( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Rockefeller

John Rockefeller

2:16:34 to 2:16:53( Edit History Discussion )

John Rockefeller: determined that the program is un unconstitutional -- and that, for reasons i'll explain after lunch when we do the amendment, won't be possible -- the immunity fact is not compromised compromised.

John Rockefeller

2:16:53 to 2:17:06( Edit History Discussion )

John Rockefeller: it's not change ed. you're talking about -- you're talking about the constitutionality of the white house actions. this bill talks about title 1 and then title 2 and a couple of other titles, which

John Rockefeller

2:17:06 to 2:17:21( Edit History Discussion )

John Rockefeller: referred to protecting basic rights, reverse targeting, all kinds of things like that, which of course came from senator feingold, and it's not involved in the constitutionality. it is not involved

John Rockefeller

2:17:21 to 2:17:32( Edit History Discussion )

John Rockefeller: in that. and even if the judge ruled it unconstitutional, it would make no difference whatsoever on title 2. mr. specter: i respect senator bond's time, mr. president, and i will pursue this with

John Rockefeller

2:17:32 to 2:17:41( Edit History Discussion )

John Rockefeller: the chairman when my amendment is called up later today. i thank the chair,ir and i thank my colleagues. mrs. boxer: mr. president, i have a parliamentary inquiry, please. i have a parliamentary inquiry.

John Rockefeller

2:17:41 to 2:17:56( Edit History Discussion )

John Rockefeller: the presiding officer: the senator will state the inquiry. mrs. boxer: senator dodd has yielded me ten minutes of his time to spheek in favor of his amendment to strike the immunity clause, and i'm

Barbara Boxer

2:17:56 to 2:18:07( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: wondering how i can get recognize recognition here and ouch time does senator dodd have left here in this debate? the presiding officer: 43 minutes remain for the senator from connecticut. mrs. boxer:

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