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House Proceeding 03-04-10 on Mar 4th, 2010 :: 0:55:00 to 0:59:05
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Pete Sessions

0:54:57 to 0:55:20( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: one another and with jobs across america if we don't pass this bill. the speaker pro tempore: the time of the gentleman has expire. the gentleman from texas is recognized. mr. sessions: thank you, madam speaker. we've heard all this before and it's not working.

Pete Sessions

0:55:00 to 0:59:05( Edit History Discussion )
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Pete Sessions

0:55:21 to 0:55:42( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: . it's not working and that's why we are back at the well, so to speak, again. over and over and over again we have a bunch of people that want to claim, we know how to get this done. look what president clinton did. that was a republican house of representatives. those were free market ideas.

Pete Sessions

0:55:43 to 0:56:04( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: that was encouraging this country to be competive. that was doing things that would encourage america and american business to go hire people. the three largest political items of speaker pelosi and president barack obama net lose

Pete Sessions

0:56:05 to 0:56:25( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: this country 10 million jobs. no wonder american business is not hiring people. they are getting things jammed down their throat. the president of the united states when he was a can talked about all the great things that could be accomplished. and since the president has been in the white house, he's done nothing but call people names, pick on them, belittle tm, bully them, and th turns around and wonders why we

Pete Sessions

0:56:26 to 0:56:46( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: have no jobs, why his agenda is not working. it's obvious why it's not working, because it's not made to work. it's made to bully the free enterprise system. i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from california is recognized. ms. matsui: madam speaker, i'd like to inquire of the gentleman from texas if he has

Pete Sessions

0:56:47 to 0:57:07( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: any remaing speakers. mr. sessions: i thank the gentlewoman for asking. i appear to have one additional speaker plus myself. ms. matsui: i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from california reserves. the gentleman from texas is recognized. mr. sessions: thank you, madam speaker. if i could inquire upon the time that remains on both

Pete Sessions

0:57:08 to 0:57:30( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: sides, please. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from texas controls 6 1/2 minutes. the gentlewoman from california controls five minutes. mr. sessions: thank you, madam speaker. i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. sessions: madam speaker, i want to reiterate that this house of representatives is

Pete Sessions

0:57:31 to 0:57:54( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: made up of 435 members. who take time every week to come here to washington, perhaps they live here, but they still come to work, i believe with a sense of obligation and duty, all 435 of us, to be fully participatory and to be a part of a moving body and a process that should

Pete Sessions

0:57:55 to 0:58:16( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: work for the american people. we are now in our fourth year of leadership that denies the american people and the members of this body an opportunity, i believe, to even participate. not just fully participate, but to participate.

Pete Sessions

0:58:17 to 0:58:39( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: and this bill that is on the floor again today is an example of a process that is very deceptive because our friends, the speaker and the democratic leadership, talk about being open and honest and yet the bill is here today just with hours notice with no one up in

Pete Sessions

0:58:40 to 0:59:02( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: the rules committee on behalf of the democrat leadership even explaining what's in the bill. and i believe again the american people will reject this kind of leadership when the american people want to be engaged and members of congress want to be engaged. so today republicans are going

Pete Sessions

0:59:03 to 0:59:06( Edit History Discussion )

Pete Sessions: to ask that we reject this. and we should reject this

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