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House Proceeding 02-25-09 on Feb 25th, 2009 :: 1:45:15 to 1:46:45
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Paul Braun, Jr.

1:44:58 to 1:45:19( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Braun, Jr.: friday night. yeah, it was thursday night. and, of course, we have lots of staffers sitting around the office waiting at 11:30 at night and the next day we went straight to a vote on this. and we were told this was going to be transparency and openness and it tends to make you a little cynical when we say one thing and do something else.

Paul Braun, Jr.

1:45:15 to 1:46:45( Edit History Discussion )
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Paul Braun, Jr.

1:45:20 to 1:45:40( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Braun, Jr.: now, there was an earmk, we're going to veto it. now, if any of you wants to make any bets to what's going to happy to little puppy? i don't mean to cause you trouble, congressman broun. my part of the woods we say that's hogwash.

Paul Braun, Jr.

1:45:41 to 1:46:02( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Braun, Jr.: the claims that we hear. we've heard rhetoric, both from the president as well as the leadership in this house, about fairness. well, they republicans with the closed rule so we can't present our ideas and all, but the thing is, it's not only not fair to republicans, it's not fair to the men and women of america.

Paul Braun, Jr.

1:46:03 to 1:46:24( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Braun, Jr.: it's not fair to thworking families of america. it's not fair to the sma business of america. because we're being overrun with this socialistic idea that's going to destroy jobs, it's going to create more economic problems, just as we saw during the great depression. all the great spending, all the

Paul Braun, Jr.

1:46:25 to 1:46:46( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Braun, Jr.: big growth of federal government that we're seeing just marketedly grow withhese porkulous bills, the wall street bailout bill, the nonstimulus stimulus bill we had two weeks ago, the bill we have today and we're going to get another one tomorrow and we're going to spend more and more and more and the thing is,

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