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House Proceeding 02-03-09 on Feb 3rd, 2009 :: 0:15:20 to 0:17:00
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Marsha Blackburn

0:15:17 to 0:15:37( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: period they can spend that money they wish, invest it, save it. that's wait to grow jobs in america right away. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentlelady from tennessee rise. mrs. blackburn: to address the house for one minute. revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentlelady is recognized for one minute. mrs. blackburn: thank you, madam speaker. last week our democrat

Marsha Blackburn

0:15:20 to 0:17:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Marsha Blackburn

Marsha Blackburn

0:15:38 to 0:15:58( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: leadership in this house passed their trillion spending bill. now we'll see what ou colleagues across the hall in the senate are planning to do with that. madam speaker, i think it's important to note we republicans know that excessive spending is not stimulus. last week's bill was a spending

Marsha Blackburn

0:15:59 to 0:16:19( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: bill. we know that the permanent way to work through to stimulus is to have it targeted, temporary, to have it focused, and to make certain that it is there to give jobs. we know the best way to do this is through tax incentives, tax reductions, regulatory relief.

Marsha Blackburn

0:16:20 to 0:16:43( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: making certain that the private sector can create the jobs because there is no economic stimulus that is better than a job. that is the best way to do this. now, also, madam speaker, the democrat leadership in this house has seen us with a .2

Marsha Blackburn

0:16:44 to 0:17:00( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: trillion deficit for this fiscal year in 2008. that's the spending they did in 2008. swipinthose numbers off the credit card. they are at it again with another .2 trillion. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady's time has expired. mrs. blackburn: adding that to our national debt. it is time for everyone to stand

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