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House Proceeding on Feb 4th, 2010 :: 1:57:30 to 1:59:25
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Wally Herger

1:57:28 to 1:57:48( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: pay-go on a regular basis. madam speaker, at this time i would like to yield two minutes to the gentleman from chico, california, the gentleman from -- the gentleman, mr. herger. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california is recognized for two minutes. mr. herger: thank you. madam speaker, i rise in strong opposition to this rule and to the underlying bill. excessive debt helped bring

Wally Herger

1:57:30 to 1:59:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Wally Herger

Wally Herger

1:57:49 to 1:58:10( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: down the current economic downturn and the american people know it. working families have to make difficult choices every day to balance tir budget. yet congress still refuses to mae the tough choices needed to balance the federal budget. the legislation before us

Wally Herger

1:58:11 to 1:58:33( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: authorizes the federal government to go $2 trillion deeper in debt. in place of real fiscal discipline, it offers a phony pay-as-you-go rule that is more loopholes and exceptions and does nothing to tackle our government's long-term structural deficit.

Wally Herger

1:58:34 to 1:58:54( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: the good news is that we can take real action to start cutting the deficit today. at a time when our economy is hurting and washington continues to pile debt on future generations it's simple common sense to stand up and say enough is enough. by defeating the previous

Wally Herger

1:58:55 to 1:59:16( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: question and voting no, the house will have an opportunity to consider the end tarp act, legislation i introduced along with mr. paulsen and mr. tiahrt that would finally bring tarp to an end and immediately reduce the amount of money the government must borrow.

Wally Herger

1:59:17 to 1:59:25( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: a vote for this rule is a vote in favor of the status quo in washington. the american people have spoken

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