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House Proceeding 02-25-09 on Feb 25th, 2009 :: 1:23:55 to 1:26:00
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Paul Braun, Jr.

1:23:45 to 1:24:08( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Braun, Jr.: we just do the rit thing. instead, what we're doing, instead what we're doing is we're going to allow this tax cut to expire and the math that drove these charts is going to go into reverse and going to make the situation worse even than what i yield to my good friend from

Paul Braun, Jr.

1:23:55 to 1:26:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Paul Braun, Jr.

Paul Braun, Jr.

1:24:09 to 1:24:29( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Braun, Jr.: georgia. mr. broun: you're exact right and the capital gains tax will go higher. i would like to remind my colleague back in the last congress, republicans and democrats alike had an alternative plan to what i call the wall street bailout bill,

Paul Braun, Jr.

1:24:30 to 1:24:50( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Braun, Jr.: the tarp fund bill, the troubled assets relief program, where we were promoting not only not allowing the capital gains tax to keep it from expiring, but we were promoting lowering that, change the accounting principles that froze all the economic

Paul Braun, Jr.

1:24:51 to 1:25:12( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Braun, Jr.: markets and i thought secretary paulson frankly for not even letting my bill touch his lips or come across his throat. and nobody on the majority side would consider our bill. we had a plan that would not borrow from our grandchildren,

Paul Braun, Jr.

1:25:13 to 1:25:34( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Braun, Jr.: like the tarp funds, wall street bailout bill did. republicans have had a plan actually for a stimulus that would have actually stimulated the economy when we passed the stimulus bill a couple of weeks ago. and now, just today, we voted on

Paul Braun, Jr.

1:25:35 to 1:25:55( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Braun, Jr.: a bill that i think is going to make it worse and make the prob family. in fact, i hope that president obama will fulfill his promise he made to the american people he said that he did not -- he would not sign a bill that had earmarks in it.

Paul Braun, Jr.

1:25:56 to 1:26:00( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Braun, Jr.: this bill today had over 9,000 earmarks in it

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