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Search Results 0 to 4 of about 5 (some duplicates have been removed)
CSPAN
Feb 6, 2017 12:03pm EST
such a system? well, we have it because of a man by the name of george norris who believed that government should be more open and responsive to the people. a man who traveled 5,000 miles, wore out two sets of tires, sent out 192,000 flyers all at his own expense to advocate for our unicamera. george norris was a man with vision. he had initiative. he persevered. he was tenacious. he had grit. nebraska grit. and that's characteristic of our people. as a people, nebraskans have a heart for their neighbors, a firmness of character, and they demonstrate resilience and fortitude. nebraska is what america is supposed to be. [ applause ] we are blessed with so many everyday heros in our communities, like the men and women that comprise nebraska's law enforcement. they work hard. and risk much to keep us safe. we're also grateful for our service men and women and the nebraska national guard and their families. another great example of true nebraska grit is don straton. he grew up in red cloud during the great depression. he was in the news just a few weeks ago during the 75th anniversa
CSPAN
Feb 3, 2017 10:02pm EST
happens right here on the floor sent out to advocate. george norris was a man with vision. he had initiative. he persevered. he was tenacious. he had grit. it is characterist of our people. they have a firmness of character and they show resill yans and fort constitute. nebraska is what america is supposed to be. we are blessed like the men and women in nebraska's law enforcement. they risk much to keep us safe. we are also grateful for our servicemen and women in the nebraska national guard and their families. another great example of true nebraska grit is don. he grew up in red cloud during the great depression. he was in the news a few weeks ago during the 75th anniversary of pearl harbor. on that fateful sunday morning in 1941 a japanese dive bomber caused an explosion that engulfed the u.s.s. arizona. they were trapped being scorched alive. finally a serviceman threw a rope. with burns covering 65% of his body he peeled loose skin from his arms so he could climb across 75 feet of rope. in excruciating pain dodging japanese pilots fire and suspended 45 feet above flaming oil.
CSPAN
Feb 9, 2017 7:24pm EST
happens right here on the floor sent out to advocate. george norris was a man with vision. he had initiative. he persevered. he was tenacious. he had grit. it is characterist of our people. they have a firmness of character and they show resill yans and fort constitute. nebraska is what america is supposed to be. we are blessed like the men and to advocate. he was a man with vision. he had initiative. he persevered. he was tenacious. he had grit. nebraska grit. and that's characteristic of our people. as a people, nebraskans have a heart for their neighbors. a firmness of character. nebraska is what america is supposed to be. we are blessed like the men and women in nebraska's law enforcement. they risk much to keep us safe. we are also grateful for our servicemen and women in the nebraska national guard and their families. another great example of true nebraska grit is don stratton. he grew up in red cloud during the great depression. he was in the news a few weeks ago during the 75th anniversary of pearl harbor. on that fateful sunday morning in 1941 a japanese dive bomber cause
Search Results 0 to 4 of about 5 (some duplicates have been removed)