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Senate Proceeding on Jul 15th, 2010 :: 7:08:40 to 7:11:20
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Johnny Isakson

7:08:37 to 7:08:58( Edit History Discussion )

Johnny Isakson: t in the very heart of his hometown. with that, madam president, i would yield the floor to my khraoerbgs senator isaac my colleague, senator isakson. mr. isakson: madam president, i'm pleased to join the senior senator from georgia and my friend, saxby chambliss, to pay

Johnny Isakson

7:08:40 to 7:11:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Johnny Isakson

Johnny Isakson

7:08:59 to 7:09:19( Edit History Discussion )

Johnny Isakson: tribute today to robert collins. this naming of the post office is most appropriate in tyrone, georgia, and it's most appropriate because of the great sacrifice of this young man whose story, as senator chambliss said, is compelling. but one interesting point i want to make is he was the son of two lieutenant colonels retired from

Johnny Isakson

7:09:20 to 7:09:40( Edit History Discussion )

Johnny Isakson: the united states military. his mother, lieutenant colonel sharon l.g. collins and his father lieutenant colonel burkett deacon collins. his mother said we never asked him to follow us into the family business being in the military, but he did -l follow us into the family business in large measure

Johnny Isakson

7:09:41 to 7:10:01( Edit History Discussion )

Johnny Isakson: because of what happened on 9/11. following that tragic day in american history when he watched the terrorist attacks on the twin towers, he expressed to his parents a dire to join the united states military. his mother responded along with his father by making it a point for him to visit west point. they tkrefd him up in his very

Johnny Isakson

7:10:02 to 7:10:22( Edit History Discussion )

Johnny Isakson: best ofit and took him to west point. upon leaving tyrone, one of his friends stopped him before he got in the car to go to west point and said why are you dressed up so well? he said bause my mom and dad are colonels. that's the kind of man he was. so he applied to west point. senator chambliss appointed him

Johnny Isakson

7:10:23 to 7:10:43( Edit History Discussion )

Johnny Isakson: to west point and he was there with distinction. later in 2009, he went off to serve in the united states military. unfortunately on april 7, made the ultimate sacrifice for the people of this country. it is only appropriate in every way possible that we pay tribute to the young men and young women who sacrifice all so all of us can enjoy the freedom of our country. and i am pleased and i am

Johnny Isakson

7:10:44 to 7:11:07( Edit History Discussion )

Johnny Isakson: honored and i am proud today to join senator chambliss in naming this post office in tyrone, georgia, after first lieutenant collins who was a member of b-company, first battalion, 64th regiment, fort stuart, georgia and i yield back the balance of my time absence of a quorum. the presiding officer: the

Johnny Isakson

7:11:08 to 7:11:13( Edit History Discussion )

Johnny Isakson: clerk will call th

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