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House Proceeding 03-10-09 on Mar 10th, 2009 :: 0:32:45 to 0:34:30
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Cliff Stearns

0:32:41 to 0:33:01( Edit History Discussion )

Cliff Stearns: making a difference, that the cut and run strategies that people preach from ts floor is not the support that they and their families expect and deserve. with that i tell you about a woman's health clinic in baghdad. this clinic had intermittant electricity throughout the day and little if any after the sun went down.

Cliff Stearns

0:32:45 to 0:34:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Cliff Stearns

Cliff Stearns

0:33:02 to 0:33:23( Edit History Discussion )

Cliff Stearns: after spending 28 years in health care i can tell you firsthand that you cannot decide when a baby decides to be born or when an emergency occurs. so i appreciate the opportunity to thank our troops and share their message with you. thank you, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from florida rise? >> address the house for one minute and to revise and

Cliff Stearns

0:33:24 to 0:33:47( Edit History Discussion )

Cliff Stearns: extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. stearns: mr. speaker, in determininhis pick for a new head of the s.e.c., president obama called for a, quote, shift in ethics on wall street, end quote. and then subsequently announced his election of ma shapiro for the s.e.c. cha the irony of this selection is hard to miss, especially given shapiro's reputation for

Cliff Stearns

0:33:48 to 0:34:09( Edit History Discussion )

Cliff Stearns: favoring brokers in the securities industry over investors. as head of the financial industry regulatory authority, ms. shapiro completely missed both the mortgage cris and the madoff $50 billion ponzi scheme, defrauding millions of investors. furthermore, ms. shapiro's record as a regulator demonstrates she hassell dom

Cliff Stearns

0:34:10 to 0:34:30( Edit History Discussion )

Cliff Stearns: pursued tough action against big wall street firms who we all know have atrociously abused our regulatory process. and while president obama has openly stated that, quote, the regulators who are assigned to oversee wall street dropped the ball, end quote, he has picked shapiro, someone who was asleep at switch to steer the reform

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