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House Proceeding 03-11-08 on Mar 11th, 2008 :: 0:15:17 to 0:17:42
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passed this bipartisan legislation almost a month ago, but the house leadership has irresponsibly refuse ed to bring up this bill which is critical to our nationca nation's security. i've chose en to

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:15:17 to 0:15:27( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: cosponsesor the measure because i believe that in today's world, we cannot shortchange our ability to confront emerge ing and ongoing threats. therefore, i urge the majority to bring this crucial legislation

Sheila Jackson-Lee

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Speech By: Sheila Jackson-Lee

Sheila Jackson-Lee

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Sheila Jackson-Lee: to a vote. and i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from texas rise? ms. jackson lee: to address the house for one be minute and revise

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:15:39 to 0:15:50( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: withoutmp objection. ms. jackson lemse: mr. speaker, ifer you asked mr. and mrs. america, who are in the rural hamlets,ha the ush urban cities across america,

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:15:50 to 0:16:02( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: they will tell y ou whether there's a resetions ti recession or not.no if you asked the automobile deal dealers, the home builders, if you asked the individuals attempting to put their children through

Sheila Jackson-Lee

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Sheila Jackson-Lee: college or even to make ends meet, they will tell you bad news is alreadbay here. 63,000 jobs lost last month.t i am glad the democrats are taking the opportunity to strengthen our ecostnomy and create

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:16:17 to 0:16:27( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: jobs. the democratic leaders last week held a secon d economic forum. the forum convened nationaled experts and talked about h we can create jobs. the new direction congress has already passed a bipartisan

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:16:27 to 0:16:41( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: economic stimulus of whichch thousands of americans will be receiving a payment because ofca the leadership of our democratic majority. we're helping to create 500,000ea jobs, but it is well to recognize

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:16:41 to 0:16:53( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: that this administration just last month lost 63,000 jobs. what we need to do is bring our troops home, lower hooealth care costs, and increase health care quality. we need to vote in the kids bill

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:16:53 to 0:17:04( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: and stop the president's veto. we need to mek sure we lower energy prices through alternative fuel by create ing hundreds of thousands of new green jobs. we've got to make college more affordable and

Sheila Jackson-Lee

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Sheila Jackson-Lee: k- 12 classrooms more successful.re we can empower america with our own initiative, our own genius, but we cannot do ibut if we have an administration that doesn't listen. 63,000 jobs lost tells

Sheila Jackson-Lee

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Sheila Jackson-Lee: the story story, and mr. and mrs. america say wake up and provide an opportunity for americans. they want the democrats to lead and to be able to create the opportunity for econortmic engines that

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:17:32 to 0:17:42( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: will save jobs and create jobs. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewo man's time has expired. ms. jackson lee: i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does turhe gentleman rise? mr. burges

Michael C. Burgess

0:17:42 to 0:17:55( Edit History Discussion )

Michael C. Burgess: s: i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. the speake r pro tempore: the gentleman' s recognized. mr. burgess: this week is national multiple sclerosis awareness week. the goal

Michael C. Burgess

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Speech By: Michael C. Burgess

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