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House Proceeding 01-29-08 on Jan 29th, 2008 :: 1:55:27 to 1:57:51
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David Scott

1:54:08 to 1:55:27( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: David Scott

David Scott

1:55:10 to 1:55:27( Edit History Discussion )

David Scott: mr. blunt for the leadership they have shown. and i certainly want to congratulate our speaker, speaker pelosi. all of whom work together tirelessly to try to come to agreement. i want

Wally Herger

1:55:27 to 1:55:40( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: to congratulate mr. rangel and mr. mccrery who in a bipartisan way worked together to try to get us to where we are toda y. i think this is good news for the american public because we are

Wally Herger

1:55:27 to 1:57:51( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Wally Herger

Wally Herger

1:55:40 to 1:55:58( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: going to vote in ane overwhelmingly bipartisan fashion to reach out to try to get this economy moving and help a lot of americans. the number of americans living in poverty, the number of uninsured

Wally Herger

1:55:58 to 1:56:15( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: is up by five million and seven million respectively. job growth has been unimpressive. foreclosures have hit record lels and americans all over this country are struggling. with exploding

Wally Herger

1:56:15 to 1:56:29( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: gasoline prices and increasing college and health care costs. thus i am pleased that members on both sides of the aisle and the white house have come together in the spirit of bipartisanship

Wally Herger

1:56:29 to 1:56:43( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: and good faishth to produce the economic stimulus package that we will have the opport unity of voting onin today. in particular the speaker, minority leader, mr. boehner, as i said, treasury

Wally Herger

1:56:43 to 1:56:55( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: secretary paulson deserve great credit for their efforts. the speaker clearly has -- as someone who has watched her work on this for the last twowo weeks, can i tell you she was indefatigable

Wally Herger

1:56:55 to 1:57:09( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: and focused as was mr. boehner. in short this will put money in i the hands of hard-working americans to give them the help they need and 24r5eu789 2 st imulate the economy. that's what economists

Wally Herger

1:57:09 to 1:57:25( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: tell us we ought to be doing. former treasury secretary larry summers told "the new york th times" last friday, i quote, if this stimulus package -- it, referring to the stimulus s package

Wally Herger

1:57:25 to 1:57:36( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: s. a much needed and very constructive step. it will provide some confidence but policymaking will need to be on stand by because more may be needed. . that is obviously a fact. we hope this

Wally Herger

1:57:36 to 1:57:51( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: will do the job, but we will be on alert to ml ake sure that we do not recede further. i'm pleased that this stimulus package adheres to the package that the democrats said for weeks. that

Earl Blumenauer

1:57:51 to 1:58:04( Edit History Discussion )

Earl Blumenauer: it be timely, targeted, and temporary. that's just not a phrase that rolls from your mouth relatively easily. it is a prem ise or premises on which we hav e based this package so that it

Earl Blumenauer

1:57:51 to 1:59:48( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Earl Blumenauer

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