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House Proceeding 01-13-10 on Jan 13th, 2010 :: 1:18:50 to 1:22:29
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Randy Neugebauer

1:18:49 to 1:19:13( Edit History Discussion )

Randy Neugebauer: who have been impacted by this horrible,orrific earthquake. thank you. the speaker pro tempore: does the gentlelady yield back? ms. lee: i yield. the speaker pro tempore: th gentlelady yields back the balance of her time. under the speaker's announced policy of january 6, 2009, the gentleman from texas, mr. neugebauer, is recognized for 60 minutes as the designee of the

Randy Neugebauer

1:18:50 to 1:22:29( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Randy Neugebauer

Randy Neugebauer

1:19:14 to 1:19:35( Edit History Discussion )

Randy Neugebauer: minority leader. mr speaker. we are clearly in a technical revolution in our country. people now have more information available to them than clearly any other time in pr history of our country. they're worried about what's going on in their government

Randy Neugebauer

1:19:36 to 1:19:58( Edit History Discussion )

Randy Neugebauer: than they ever have before and i think that's one of the reasons we're seeing people all across america rise up and start making such bold statements as attending these tea parties and attending these members that are having meetings in their districts and they're coming in record numbers. in fact, this august i h an opportunity to have a number of town hall meetings in my

Randy Neugebauer

1:19:59 to 1:20:19( Edit History Discussion )

Randy Neugebauer: district and thousands of people came to voice their oppositions to what they think is happening to our country and particularly in opposition to this health care bill. every morning americans wake up and follow the public policy issues that we are sent here to solve and many people watch c-span. i know that when i'm back in the

Randy Neugebauer

1:20:20 to 1:20:40( Edit History Discussion )

Randy Neugebauer: district many people will say, congressman, i saw you on c-span. in fact, recently i had a conversation with one of my constituents that she was calling to express her great concern about what's going on in her country, these huge deficits that trillions of dollars of spending money that we don't have. the government taking over the health care and she was

Randy Neugebauer

1:20:41 to 1:21:01( Edit History Discussion )

Randy Neugebauer: concerned about what's going on. and, you know what? as i learned, she he spoke more and more, she learned -- she knew a lot about the issues that were f by watching c-span. a lot of the viewers who call into c-span on a daily basis, they'll voice their disappointment or concerns about what's going on in the country and they'll say, and thank god

Randy Neugebauer

1:21:02 to 1:21:23( Edit History Discussion )

Randy Neugebauer: for c-span. c-span is kind of the watchdog, the eyes, the ears, the vehicle that enables millions of americans to see what we're up to here in washington, d.c. every day the people can view congress raising their taxes, dereesing their freedoms, forcing business owners it to pay more fines, all of this thanks to c-span is here for

Randy Neugebauer

1:21:24 to 1:21:44( Edit History Discussion )

Randy Neugebauer: millions of americans to se. except that's not going to be the case for health care reform in mr. speaker, it's no secret that the ma -- majority plans to negotiate the final 1,000-page health care bill without c-span cameras present. president obama promised when he was running for president that he was going to change

Randy Neugebauer

1:21:45 to 1:22:09( Edit History Discussion )

Randy Neugebauer: washington. he vowed at least eight times that the american people would get to seehe negotiations of the health care bill on c-span. but speaker pelosi promised that the democratic-led coness would be the most transparent congress in history. she went on to say that the work on the health care bill being

Randy Neugebauer

1:22:10 to 1:22:29( Edit History Discussion )

Randy Neugebauer: displayed has -- while simultaneously denying-span ongoingegotiations. in fact, those negotiations have been going on somewhere in this building, none of us, very few of us kn people are in the room making decisions that are going to impact the american people not for this generation, but

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