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Senate Proceeding on Sep 29th, 2008 :: 0:41:24 to 0:44:22
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Pete Domenici

0:33:48 to 0:41:24( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Pete Domenici

Pete Domenici

0:41:12 to 0:41:24( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Domenici: presiding officer: the senator from connecticut. mr. lieberman: mr. president, while the senator from new mexico is on the floor, i want to, number one, thank him for his characteristically lucid

Joseph Lieberman

0:41:24 to 0:41:37( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: and honorable "put the national interest first" statement. also to say that i gather this afternoon colleagues will be coming to the floor to pay tribute to some who are not running geng, as senator

Joseph Lieberman

0:41:24 to 0:44:22( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joseph Lieberman

Joseph Lieberman

0:41:37 to 0:41:56( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: domenici is not running. i've got to go to connecticut to join my family for a celebration of rosh shah shan in a right after the vote. so i want to take this moment to thank senator domenici for

Joseph Lieberman

0:41:56 to 0:42:15( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: his extraordinary service and to say to him what an honor and pleasure it's been. sometimes it is an honor to work with some people but not an honor -- but not a pleasure. with you, it's been both. you

Joseph Lieberman

0:42:15 to 0:42:29( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: spoke to our responsibility to our country and in this economic crisis. and you spoke to -- you spoke from your iran character -- your inner characteristically american optimism. we've got every

Joseph Lieberman

0:42:29 to 0:42:44( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: reason to be optimistic but we're really in a crisis. to me that's the kind of service you've given our cufnlt and you are a characteristic american story because your family doesn't go back to the mayflower,

Joseph Lieberman

0:42:44 to 0:42:58( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: as we used to say in my family. like yours, your family came from italy to this country. and they gave you a love for this country, a confidence that if you worked hard, used the anlts that god gave

Joseph Lieberman

0:42:58 to 0:43:12( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: you there was no limit to how far you could g and like so many others, you have served your country with extraordinary honor and effect across a wide range of subject areas, i think particularly of the

Joseph Lieberman

0:43:12 to 0:43:28( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: great work you've done in trying to regularize and make orderly and efficient and responsible our budget process. from that kind of nuts and bolts, dollars and cents, to the passionate advocacy

Joseph Lieberman

0:43:28 to 0:43:41( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: you've given for equal treatment of -- in our insurance system for those who need assistance from our medical system for mental illness to treat mental illness exactly as physical illness. so, senator

Joseph Lieberman

0:43:41 to 0:43:56( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: domenici, it's been an honor to serve with you. if i may get a little ethnic with you, i would say in leaving the senate this year, you're following in the footsteps of another great i italian-american hero,

Joseph Lieberman

0:43:56 to 0:44:06( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: admiring in a different field of endeavor, rocky marciano. he retired undefeated and you are, too. thank you. the presiding officer: the senator from new mexico. mr. domenici: one minute, please. thank

Joseph Lieberman

0:44:06 to 0:44:22( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: you, senator. etit's always been a pleasure working with you and being with you. and i wish you the very best. i know you're heavily involved in another kind of campaign. and you're doing something

Pete Domenici

0:44:22 to 0:44:35( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Domenici: very, very difficult, and i know you must go through difficult times, even though you are a. -- though you're enthuse enthusiastic about what you're doing. its very different and you choose these situations

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