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House Proceeding 01-04-07 on Jan 4th, 2007 :: 0:04:06 to 0:06:25
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David Dreier

0:02:41 to 0:04:06( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: David Dreier

David Dreier

0:03:52 to 0:04:06( Edit History Discussion )

David Dreier: committee can begin meeting upstairs. i yield two minutes to my friend from nebraska. mr. terry: i, too, am disappointed in today's rule. i think part of the message from the electorate

Lee Terry

0:04:06 to 0:04:22( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: is that they want us to work together, that they want us to cooperate for the greater good, and yes that people work, at least in nebraska, were very upset with the examples of those who violated

Lee Terry

0:04:06 to 0:06:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Lee Terry

Lee Terry

0:04:22 to 0:04:37( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: the public's trust. we need to work together on an ethics plan. i am pleased that in this rule that there are ethics measures, that by the way, republicans helped put together many months

Lee Terry

0:04:37 to 0:04:53( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: ago in reaction to the ethics violations we have seen from some of our colleagues. so as the people want us to work together in a partnership and not in partisanship, what we received was a

Lee Terry

0:04:53 to 0:05:09( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: partisan slap across the face. it is the mismatch between words and actions of which we are speaking today. evidence a bill that was incorporated into the ethics package that we passed last

Lee Terry

0:05:09 to 0:05:26( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: may that the democrats almost en banc imposed because it wasn't tough enough. the package in today's rule, which we had no participation in, is in many ways weaker. and one of the examples

Lee Terry

0:05:26 to 0:05:47( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: is the fact that i worked on, is if you have violated the rules of this house and public trust and took money, you found $90,000 of cold hard cash or took limbos or whatever the violations were,

Lee Terry

0:05:47 to 0:06:01( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: that you shouldn't be able to leave in public disgust with the benefits of public service, i.e. a pension, that was in the ethics package passed months ago, and is it in this one? this is a weaker

Lee Terry

0:06:01 to 0:06:13( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: package. i wish i had the opportunity to take the bill i introduced today and did last year and work with our friends on the other side. but a partisan slap, we have been denied that ability to

Lee Terry

0:06:13 to 0:06:25( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: do so. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. ms. slaughter: for the purpose of debate only, i will yield two minutes to the the gentleman from california, mr. mcnerney.

Jerry Moran

0:06:25 to 0:06:39( Edit History Discussion )

Jerry Moran: one of the freshman of which we are so proud the speaker pro tempore: the the gentleman from california is recognized for two minutes. mr. mcnerney: thank you, madam speaker. it is entirely

Jerry Moran

0:06:25 to 0:08:07( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jerry Moran

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