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House Proceeding 03-12-10 on Mar 12th, 2010 :: 2:08:30 to 2:09:40
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Louie Gohmert

2:08:18 to 2:08:38( Edit History Discussion )

Louie Gohmert: if you were going to preserve the intent of the stupak amendment and thereby preserve 30 years, or 35 years of the consensus of this congress and the consensus of the courts and the consensus of the american people. mr. gohmert: the gentleman is exactly right. i want to emphasize how important the stupak language was. we did hear -- our friends

Louie Gohmert

2:08:30 to 2:09:40( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Louie Gohmert

Louie Gohmert

2:08:39 to 2:09:00( Edit History Discussion )

Louie Gohmert: across the aisle say, look, there is no money that will be allowed under the house bill for ortion. and i know they believe that when they said it or they really wouldn't have said it. the trouble is one of the problems in this body is, we have ended up having such massive bills come so fast that people do not read the bills.

Louie Gohmert

2:09:01 to 2:09:21( Edit History Discussion )

Louie Gohmert: because on page 110 of the very bill that was under debate, the stupak amendment was to address, this is page 110, sectio -- subsection 4-b the subsection titled, abortis for which public funding is allowed. then it goes on to say, the

Louie Gohmert

2:09:22 to 2:09:40( Edit History Discussion )

Louie Gohmert: services described in this subparagraph for abortions for which expenditure of federal funds proachted for the department of health and human services is permitted. it goes and sets out conditions. but the point is, they hadn't read that bill or they would have never gotten up and said there is no money in this bill

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