|THANK YOU very, very much, Dick. I could have used these rules and orders in the House of Representatives for the 25 years that I had the privilege and honor of serving there. I think these rules might be quite helpful if I sent it up to Capitol Hill right now. [Laughter]
Thank you, Dick, Congressman Chuck Wiggins, Phil Riley, Wendy Edgren, honored guests, ladies and gentlemen:
I really look forward to being with you here today in this wonderful community. Mission Viejo is an exceptional community. What a great high school marching band, and the drill team is awfully good, too, and I hope to hear the Diablos again in Washington next month.
Being a swimmer myself, I'm impressed by the number of championship swimmers that Mission Viejo produces. And I'm gambling that you will prove it again in the Olympic trials this summer.
As one of the new towns in the United States, Mission Viejo stands out because of your tremendous community being built entirely with private funds. And ...read full document