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Senate Proceeding on Dec 21st, 2010 :: 5:02:10 to 5:03:50
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Patrick Leahy

5:02:06 to 5:02:31( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick Leahy: are out of the mainstream. i yield the floor and would reserve the balance of time. mr. leahy: could we have order, mr. president? the presiding officer: the senator from vermont. mr. leahy: could we have order before i the presiding officer: order in the chambers. mr. leahy: mr. president, i remember when my distinguished colleague, senator sessions, said we have a high responsibility to base any

Patrick Leahy

5:02:10 to 5:03:50( Edit History Discussion )
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Patrick Leahy

5:02:39 to 5:03:00( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick Leahy: criticisms we have on with the facts. judge martinez would be the second to serve here as district court judge. there is nothing which says he would not follow the supreme court. he's made it very clear he would follow the supreme court. as a district judge, he's bound to that.

Patrick Leahy

5:03:01 to 5:03:21( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick Leahy: we were sent a letter, the national association of tphapbt united states attorneys -- of assistant united states stoerpbs, a large number of republicans, prosecutors, ask that we move forward on these nominations. i ask it be made part of the record. and the question of judge pearson, this idea that somehow

Patrick Leahy

5:03:22 to 5:03:42( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick Leahy: she's talked about animal rights, i just worked with senator kyl on a constitutional legal prohibition against vicious videos showing animals being crushed. every single republican and democrat are for animal rights just as some of us expressed our

Patrick Leahy

5:03:43 to 5:03:51( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick Leahy: concern when a major sports figure was involve in the abuse of animals. let's set the standards right

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