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Senate Proceeding on Dec 18th, 2010 :: 0:25:45 to 0:27:34
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Ron Wyden

0:25:42 to 0:26:04( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Wyden: recognized for 3 minutes and then i be recognized for 6 minutes. the presiding officer: without objection. mr. inhofe: i would like to have you amend that to include me to have ten minutes following your remarks. mr. levin: mr. president, i

Ron Wyden

0:25:45 to 0:27:34( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Ron Wyden

Ron Wyden

0:26:05 to 0:26:26( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Wyden: would the presiding officer: without objection. mr. wyden: mr. president -- the presiding officer: the senator from oregon is recognized. mr. wyden: thank you, mr. president. senators, let me thank all of you for your many kindnesses over the last 48 hours.

Ron Wyden

0:26:27 to 0:26:49( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Wyden: when news about your prostate is ricocheting around the flog sphere, all the -- around the blogosphere, all the calls and notes and even offers to object on my behalf have meant a lot. and i only want to say that i just hope this encourages everybody to go out and get those physicals. because what this is all about

Ron Wyden

0:26:50 to 0:27:10( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Wyden: is prevention, and we can sure agree -- disagree about health care around here but we all ought to focus on prevention. let me just say briefly, mr. president, why it was so important for me to be here today. don't ask, don't tell is wrong. i don't care who you love, if you love this country enough to

Ron Wyden

0:27:11 to 0:27:31( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Wyden: risk your life for it, you shouldn't have to hide who you are. you ought to be able to serve. the history of our wonderful nation is spotted with wrongs, but this institution is at its best when it corrects them. that's the opportunity we will

Ron Wyden

0:27:32 to 0:27:35( Edit History Discussion )

Ron Wyden: have today. don't ask, don't tell has

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