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House Proceeding 01-26-09 on Jan 26th, 2009 :: 0:01:55 to 0:03:00
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Dennis J. Kucinich

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Dennis J. Kucinich: mr. lujan: to the flag of the united states of america and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under god, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. the speaker pro tempore: the chair will entertain requests for one-minute speeches. the gentleman from ohio. mr. kucinich: mr. speaker, i

Dennis J. Kucinich

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Dennis J. Kucinich

0:02:03 to 0:02:24( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis J. Kucinich: ask permission to address the house the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. kucinich: at a time when millions of americans are losing jobs, homes, pensions, our government has prepared to give another trillion to the banks ready to compound the moral hazard by nationalizing banks which are allegedly profit-making entities. this is anti-democratic. instead of nationalizing banks we should nationalize the money

Dennis J. Kucinich

0:02:25 to 0:02:45( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis J. Kucinich: system by placing the federal reserve under the u.s. treasury. end the fractional reserve and stop banks from lending credit into circulation. then instead of borrowing money from the banks and creating debt, government can spend the money into circulation to rebuild and restore america with money for jobs, housing, health care and education. i'll soon be introducing legislation to accomplish this.

Dennis J. Kucinich

0:02:46 to 0:03:02( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis J. Kucinich: banking is not a proper function of the government. but oversight is. the treasury department should not be outsourcing to the fed its oversight responsibilities. the fed, which failed miserablely, should be placed

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