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House Proceeding on Feb 23rd, 2009 :: 0:07:20 to 0:08:45
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Virginia Foxx

0:07:17 to 0:07:37( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: have the guts to appear on panels with members of this side of the aisle and quit hiding behind the skirts of mr. van hollen. the speaker pro tempore: members will be advised that they should address the chair directly. -- with their remarks. the gentlelady from north carolina, for what purpose does she rise?

Virginia Foxx

0:07:20 to 0:08:45( Edit History Discussion )
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Virginia Foxx

0:07:38 to 0:08:00( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: ms. address the house for one minute, mr. speaker, and to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. foxx: thank you, mr. speaker. we have some young people here on the floor with us today, and they represent american families who are hurting and need relief. but inst continues to engage in out-of-control spending.

Virginia Foxx

0:08:01 to 0:08:22( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: there was the $1 trillion quote, stimulus plan, end quote, that will only stimulate more government and more debt. we're about to deal with a half trillion dollar omnibus spending bill to fund the government for just seven months, which is an 8% increase in spending. and then we have the $75 billion for the president's mortgage bailout proposal.

Virginia Foxx

0:08:23 to 0:08:44( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: and then he's going to present to us a way to cut the deficit, which is going to be on the backs of our troops. he's going to cut spending for our troops. we need to remind the american people that the number one rule of the federal government is the defense of this nation, and we need people to understand that we are putting these

Virginia Foxx

0:08:45 to 0:08:48( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: children, their children and

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