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House Proceeding on Mar 12th, 2009 :: 0:16:50 to 0:18:40
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Marsha Blackburn

0:16:46 to 0:17:07( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: and responsible plans for growth. not a federal budget that spends too much, taxes too much, and boros too much. -- boroughs too much. the speaker pro tempore: -- bore yotion -- borrows too much. for what purpose does the gentlelady from tennessee rise? mrs. blackburn: to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady is recognized. mrs. blackburn: in the land of

Marsha Blackburn

0:16:50 to 0:18:40( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Marsha Blackburn

Marsha Blackburn

0:17:08 to 0:17:28( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: spend too much, borrow too much, tax too much, and in the age of the trillion dollar deficits, the american taxpayers deserve to know where their hard earned money is being spent. after the 1.63 trillion spent on the stimulus and in the tarp funds, we need a system of transparency and quibbletb accountability.

Marsha Blackburn

0:17:29 to 0:17:49( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: that's why i have introduced the tarp and stimulus reporting and waste prevent act. this bill requires complete disclosure of the tarp and stimulus spending and it goes further than the president's recovery.gov. it establishes a waste, fraud, and abuse hotline that provides protection to all whistle

Marsha Blackburn

0:17:50 to 0:18:10( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: blowers, including federal employees. the bill will promote accountability policies for government agencies and companies that benefit from the bailout and the stimulus so the taxpayers know that their money is not going to big bonuses and lavish resorts. we owe it to the taxpayer to ensure that these funds are

Marsha Blackburn

0:18:11 to 0:18:31( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: being used for their designated purposes. it is their money and deserve to know. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady yields back her time. for what purpose does the gentleman from new york se? mr. arcuri: mr. speaker, by diction of the committee on rules i call up house resolution 235 and ask for its immediate consideration. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the resolution. the clerk: house calendar number

Marsha Blackburn

0:18:32 to 0:18:41( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: 26, house resolution 235, resolved that at any time after the adoption of this resolution the speaker may, pursuant to clause 2-b of rule 18, declare

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