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House Proceeding 01-06-09 on Jan 6th, 2009 :: 1:13:55 to 1:16:25
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Mike Pence

1:13:52 to 1:14:13( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Pence: newe rah of openness and transparency that president-elect obama has promised. i take the president-elect at his wod. i believe the wants transparency, openness, and debate. i believe he wants washington to begin to do business differently. i believe he is cease in wanting congress to work together db he is cease in wanting congress to wok together if the good of all ow

Mike Pence

1:13:55 to 1:16:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mike Pence

Mike Pence

1:14:14 to 1:14:34( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Pence: constituents. appointly that wod hasn't made its way down to the house. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from new york. ms. slauth e: i reseven my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california. mr. dreier: mr. speaker, at this timing i'm happy to yield two minutes to our very good friend from wisconsin, mr. sensenbrenner.

Mike Pence

1:14:35 to 1:14:56( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Pence: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from wisconsin is regnized for two minutes. mr. sensenbrenner: mr. speaker, i'm beginning my 31st year here. one of the things i've learned being in the majority and the minority, is that procedural fairness is the an tist sis to partisanship. i want to repeat that.

Mike Pence

1:14:57 to 1:15:17( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Pence: procedural fairness is the antithesis to partisanship. this rules package and the changes in the motion to recommit will bring about more partisanship. i would ask my friends on the majority side to reconsider what they are proposi here. the previous speakers on the

Mike Pence

1:15:18 to 1:15:39( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Pence: republican side have stated instances in the last two years where there has rulted in excessive partisanship because of changes that have been made to the motions to recommit on an ad hoc basis. allowing the majority to pull the bill. there choice, not ours, because they set the schedule. not having motions to recommit

Mike Pence

1:15:40 to 1:16:01( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Pence: on certain bills and not allowing to strike proposed tax increases. what's wrong with debating these issues? what's wrong if a majority of this house of representatives, which is 21 seats more democratic than the one that just expired, agrees with the republican minority once in a

Mike Pence

1:16:02 to 1:16:22( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Pence: while? what are you afraid of? are you afraid of losing a few more motions to recommit? if that's the motivation behind this, shame on you. because you're shutting down the process and you're going to result in more partisanship, not less, you'reoing to result in having the country

Mike Pence

1:16:23 to 1:16:26( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Pence: even more divided, not less, and that goes exactly against

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