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House Proceeding 03-10-09 on Mar 10th, 2009 :: 0:26:30 to 0:27:50
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Marsha Blackburn

0:26:26 to 0:26:47( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: secret ballot which is too steep a price to pay. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. for what purpose does the gentlelady from tennessee rise? mrs. blackburn: to address the house for one minute. revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. the gentlelady is recognized. mrs. blackburn: thank you, mr. speaker. a wise man once said, treat each federal tax dollar as if it was hard earned because it was.

Marsha Blackburn

0:26:30 to 0:27:50( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Marsha Blackburn

Marsha Blackburn

0:26:48 to 0:27:08( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: by the taxpayer. the democrats of this house need a reminder that every dollar they have been signing away is a hard-eard american dollar. let's take that $787 billion stimulus bill that they passed and that the american taxpayers will have to repay. that's going to cost every taxpayer in this country over $4,000.

Marsha Blackburn

0:27:09 to 0:27:30( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: we know that americans are hurting. that we are in a recession. and that now is no time to raise taxes and increase their share of this national debt. that's all money they could be using for household necesties and ey are a little bit weary when they hear about projects they are going to be required to fund like the footbridge in st.

Marsha Blackburn

0:27:31 to 0:27:50( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: louis or $8 million billion for the disneyland to las vegas train, or $200,000 for tattoo removal. or millions for the speaker's mouse. so let's remember those wise words before we start signing off on all these pork barrel spending projects for special interests, let's treat every federal taxpayer as what it is,

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