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House Proceeding on Feb 7th, 2008 :: 0:22:41 to 0:23:52
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Bobby L. Rush

0:21:10 to 0:22:41( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Bobby L. Rush

Bobby L. Rush

0:22:33 to 0:22:41( Edit History Discussion )

Bobby L. Rush: iraqi and americans that are suffering in the war zone. mr. speaker, we must break this silence and it's time to stop the killing and stop the violence. i yield back the balance of my time. the

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:22:41 to 0:22:51( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from new jersey rise? mr. pallone: to address the house for one minute, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr.

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:22:41 to 0:23:52( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Frank Jr.Pallone

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:22:51 to 0:23:07( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: pallone: mr. speaker, one of the best ways to expand prosperity for more americans is to make college more affordable. today, private universities is close to $50,000. prices have shot up

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:23:07 to 0:23:18( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: above 40% of inflation in the last seven years alone. this democratic congress has worked to eliminate the sticker shock. we passed the single largest increase in college aid since the g.i. bill.

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:23:18 to 0:23:30( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: but we're not done. today we'll vote on the college opportunity and affordability act, which will make college more affordable and accessible. the bill encourages colleges to rein in price

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:23:30 to 0:23:41( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: increases and provides consumers with helpful information. the legislation also simplifies the federal student aid application process, expands college access, and support for low income and

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:23:41 to 0:23:52( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: minority students and increases aid for our veterans and military families. mr. speaker, let's continue to strengthen our nation's future by passing the college opportunity and affordable act

0:23:52 to 0:24:02( Edit History Discussion )

today.y. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentlewoman from ohio rise? ms. sutton: mr. speaker, by the direction of the committee on rules, i call

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