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House Proceeding on Mar 11th, 2009 :: 0:45:30 to 0:46:40
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Devin Nunes

0:45:06 to 0:45:39( Edit History Discussion )

Devin Nunes: gentleman is recognized for 1 1/2 minutes. mr. nunes: thank you, . speaker. this bill contains a san joaquin settlement. it's a poison. if you vote for this bill you end agriculture in the san joaquin valley. it dries up 700 acres of farm ground. we already have 16% unemployment in my district. this bill ensures 20%. i thought this congress wanted to create jobs.

Devin Nunes

0:45:30 to 0:46:40( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Devin Nunes

Devin Nunes

0:45:40 to 0:46:01( Edit History Discussion )

Devin Nunes: do radical environmentalists really possess the power to force congress to choose dead fish over living communies? how could this possibly be in the best interest of our country during these economic times? spending $21 million per fish to recovery a mystic salmon run is completely irresponsible. citizens against government

Devin Nunes

0:46:02 to 0:46:24( Edit History Discussion )

Devin Nunes: waste, national taxpayers union have labeled this the billion dollar fish fry. . if you like tumble weeds, bankpt farmers, communities without water, and people without jobs, you're going to love this bill. if you believe the most basic rule of government is to provide water to the people, you must vote no. it's hard to imagine a more

Devin Nunes

0:46:25 to 0:46:40( Edit History Discussion )

Devin Nunes: flaw approach than the one this congress has taken today. greed, dishonesty, and the vain hope of relief from lawsuits seem to be the primary motivation for passage of this bill. mr. speaker, i urge my

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