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House Proceeding on Feb 3rd, 2010 :: 0:19:20 to 0:20:45
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Lois Capps

0:19:17 to 0:19:38( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: country wants most -- jobs, jobs, jobs. thank you. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentlewoman from california rise? >> to address the house for one minute. revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentlewoman from california is recognized for one minute to address the house. mrs. capps: mr. speaker, on monday the president unveiled his budget to help restart our economy and get our deficit

Lois Capps

0:19:20 to 0:20:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Lois Capps

Lois Capps

0:19:39 to 0:19:59( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: under control after years of mismanagementy the previous administration. as we make the hard choice that is are needed, we must rember where we started. when president obama was sworn into office, our economy was on the brink of collapse. 700,000 americans were losing their jobs every month and our financial and housing markets were in free fall. working with congress, president obama took immediate

Lois Capps

0:20:00 to 0:20:20( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: and extraordinary steps to repair this economic and fiscal mess he inherited. a year later our economy is slowly but surely recovering but too many families continue to struggle. unemployment remains unacceptably high. that's why job creation and economic recovery are the central focus of the president's budget. it requests $100 billion for a

Lois Capps

0:20:21 to 0:20:41( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: job creationackage to help small businesses access credit and hire new workers. it also invests in education, clean energy, and our infrastrture. all essential for our long-term economic vitality. finally, the president takes the first steps toward restoring te fiscal responsibility that had been lost in the past decade. mr. speaker, after the mess we

Lois Capps

0:20:42 to 0:20:46( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: have inherited we clearly have our work cut out for us.

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