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House Proceeding 02-23-10 on Feb 23rd, 2010 :: 0:50:00 to 0:51:20
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Mike Rogers

0:49:56 to 0:50:17( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Rogers: assure you, no casino on the planet behaves as irresponsibly and recklessly as wall street does. wall street ought to be ashamed to take a lesson from the casino industry. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from alabama rise? >> to address the house for one minute. revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. >> thank you, mr. speaker. where are all the jobs?

Mike Rogers

0:50:00 to 0:51:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mike Rogers

Mike Rogers

0:50:18 to 0:50:38( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Rogers: that's what the folks in east alabama want to know and around the country. we thought a year ago when the president came in he was going to do something about it. unfortunately his idea of remedying the problem was passing the stimulus bill, which i'd like to think of as the obama slush fund, political slush fund, because that's what it i if it had been a stimulus bill

Mike Rogers

0:50:39 to 0:50:59( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Rogers: it would have been spent in the first year at a minimum over instead of over five years. instead he didn't. last month i was encouraged when the president said he was going to focus like a laser on jobs this year. and to that end he's called a health care summit this week. the president has got to get off his driveo push universal government-run health insurance on the american people and

Mike Rogers

0:51:00 to 0:51:21( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Rogers: start talking about and working on the things that we really care about. and that is getting our people back to work. what the president needs to do is drop his push for government-run health care and start working with his treasury department to get them and our banks lending again. start working with our small businesspeople to find out what kind of relief they need to

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