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House Proceeding on Mar 11th, 2009 :: 0:21:25 to 0:22:30
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Lamar S. Smith

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

Lamar S. Smith: sound science are enacted. this is truly an historic event. thank you, mr. speaker. i yield the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. for what purpose does the gentleman from texas rise? mr. smith: i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered. mr. smith: "the new york times" asserted that president obama enjoyed,

Lamar S. Smith

0:21:25 to 0:22:30( Edit History Discussion )
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Lamar S. Smith

0:21:43 to 0:22:03( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: quote, remarkably high levels of optimism and confidence, end quote, among americans. the very same day gallup released a poll with very similar results as the "times" poll but it characterized it as quote typical how the last several presidents have fared at the one-month mar end quote. in other words, not remarkable.

Lamar S. Smith

0:22:04 to 0:22:24( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: gallup also found the number of people who disapproved of the way president obama is doing his job had doubled in just one month. from 12% to 24%. and noted that president obama's disapproval rating was higher than the average of the last six presidents. the times in gallium had similar

Lamar S. Smith

0:22:25 to 0:22:30( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: polling results, but the "times" gave a very biased report and ignored the historical facts.

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