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Senate Proceeding on Dec 7th, 2006 :: 7:13:16 to 7:15:35
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Arlen Specter

7:00:27 to 7:13:16( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Arlen Specter

Arlen Specter

7:13:02 to 7:13:16( Edit History Discussion )

Arlen Specter: mr. ensign: mr. president, i'm just going to take a couple of minutes to talk about my great friend, rick santorum. election night, a lot of emotions going on. no question my heart was torn because

John Ensign

7:13:16 to 7:13:36( Edit History Discussion )

John Ensign: my best friend in the united states senate lost election that night, and i was saddened simply from a personal level, but i was also saddened for our country, because i believe that rick santorum has

John Ensign

7:13:16 to 7:15:35( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Ensign

John Ensign

7:13:36 to 7:13:50( Edit History Discussion )

John Ensign: served this country so well. his integrity, his vision, so many things about this man have really been extraordinary. i've gotten to know a lot of the people around him: his staff says a lot about

John Ensign

7:13:50 to 7:14:05( Edit History Discussion )

John Ensign: him because of how much a lot of them are sitting in this room today, the quality of the people that he has around him says a tremendous amount about him, and the passion that they serve him and the way

John Ensign

7:14:05 to 7:14:20( Edit History Discussion )

John Ensign: that, the passion that he serves our country. i've also gotten to know karen and his six kids. extraordinary people. rick's a great leader of his home. just seeing the love and the respect that karen

John Ensign

7:14:20 to 7:14:34( Edit History Discussion )

John Ensign: has for rick and that his children have for him as a father says a lot about him as an individual as well. and so i'm just going to keep this short. this is completely from the heart. i can say

John Ensign

7:14:34 to 7:14:48( Edit History Discussion )

John Ensign: with confidence that as a human being, there have been maybe as good of human beings that have served in this united states senate but there have been from my opinion no better. he is that quality

John Ensign

7:14:48 to 7:15:07( Edit History Discussion )

John Ensign: of a human being. his faith leads him to that, and i have been privileged, consider it a great privilege to have served with him and to call him a friend over these last six years, and i know that that friendship

John Ensign

7:15:07 to 7:15:20( Edit History Discussion )

John Ensign: that he and i share will be a lifetime friendship.~ and so senator santorum, rick, this place, this body will miss you greatly but no one in this body will miss you more than i do. mr. santorum:

John Ensign

7:15:20 to 7:15:35( Edit History Discussion )

John Ensign: mr. president? the presiding officer: the senator from pennsylvania. mr. santorum: i now think i shouldn't have yielded to him. thank you, mr. president. let me thank my great friend and colleague from

Rick Santorum

7:15:35 to 7:15:55( Edit History Discussion )

Rick Santorum: nevada and thank him for his very kind words, thank him for coming to -- to hear my last speech on the floor of the united states senate. i know that there are many ears that are listening that are applauding

Rick Santorum

7:15:35 to 7:51:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Rick Santorum

Rick Santorum's last speech as PA's senator.

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