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House Proceeding 03-03-09 on Mar 3rd, 2009 :: 0:09:05 to 0:10:20
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Diane E. Watson

0:08:56 to 0:09:16( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: bipartisan loebsack-kirk letter to ensure that you constituents can see the capitol when they want, with their member of congress and not be blocked by the c.v.c. red coats. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentlelady from california rise? >> to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore:

Diane E. Watson

0:09:05 to 0:10:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Diane E. Watson

Diane E. Watson

0:09:17 to 0:09:38( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: without objection, the gentlelady is recognized. ms. watson: president obama is trying to bring honesty and accountability to the budget process. washington republicans and the bush administration refused to include funding for the wars in

Diane E. Watson

0:09:39 to 0:09:59( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: iraq and afghanistan and refusing to include any funding for natural disasters even though we all knew they would happen. these accounting gimmicks were used to make deficit projections look smaller than they actually were. these tricks will soon be a thing of the past as president obama wants the american people

Diane E. Watson

0:10:00 to 0:10:20( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: to have facts so they can hold us all accountable. that's the way government should work, and thanks to president obama's commitment to honesty in government it will be instituted as part of his budget outline later this week. mr. speaker, for years congressional democrats criticized the bush

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