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House Proceeding 03-13-08 on Mar 13th, 2008 :: 0:30:29 to 0:34:20
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Paul Ryan

0:28:49 to 0:30:29( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan

0:30:16 to 0:30:29( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Ryan: took control of congress. home prices have fallen roughly  % -- 8% since the democrats took control of congress. consumer price inflation has increased over 4%, the largest calendar year increase

Jeb Hensarling

0:30:29 to 0:30:40( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: since the early 1990's, since the democrats have taken control of congress. that is the more recent history lesson that the american people can profit from. there's another aspect, though,

Jeb Hensarling

0:30:29 to 0:34:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jeb Hensarling

Jeb Hensarling

0:30:40 to 0:30:52( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: of these democrat budgets that again i believe deserve very v special attention. i want to again thank the ranking member for his insight into the peril that these budgets present to future

Jeb Hensarling

0:30:52 to 0:31:02( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: generations and really the threat of -- to the retirement security of our children and grandchildren because these budgets compromise that. we know that medicare, medicaid, and social security won't

Jeb Hensarling

0:31:02 to 0:31:19( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: be around for future generations unless they are reformed. but i want to focus again on the fact that this budget and every democrat budget will raise taxes on hard-working american families

Jeb Hensarling

0:31:19 to 0:31:33( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: by at least $3,000 a month. what do they do with that money? they keep alive an earmark system that far too many americans have rightfully concluded that all too often represent the victory

Jeb Hensarling

0:31:33 to 0:31:47( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: of transparency, rather secrecy over transparency and special interest over the national interest, and privilege over merit. so they are going to raise taxes on american families $3,000

Jeb Hensarling

0:31:47 to 0:32:03( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: a year. what are they going to pay for? well, they are going to pay for things like $2 million to study yo in the defense bill that was placed in by a democrat member of congress. and perhaps

Jeb Hensarling

0:32:03 to 0:32:14( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: they don't have a bridge to nowhere, but according to cbs news we have an arc to nowhere. a democrat member of congress wanted to rebuild an arc in a park. we fund the doyle certainty for

Jeb Hensarling

0:32:14 to 0:32:26( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: manufacturing technology named after a democ rat member of congress. i have already mentioned the charlie rangel center, $2 million. using -- i yield myself an additional minute. the chairman: the

Jeb Hensarling

0:32:26 to 0:32:41( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: gentleman is recognized for an additional minute. mr. hensarling: they raise taxes on the american people, $3,000 a family, to pay for the charlie rangel center for public service. i have

Jeb Hensarling

0:32:41 to 0:32:57( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: already mentioned the fact that they are spending $100,000 f the l.a. fashion district for "signage and street scape improvements." one of the district's main thorough fairs is known as a great

Jeb Hensarling

0:32:57 to 0:33:12( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: place to spot celebrity shoppers. the democrat budgets keep these earmarks alive and well and raise taxes on the american people $3,000 a year to pay for it. $231,000 for something called the

Jeb Hensarling

0:33:12 to 0:33:25( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: lincoln airport commission. an airport in illinois that does not even exist. the executive director of whom apparently is on the staff of a democrat member of the united states congress. i yield

Jeb Hensarling

0:33:25 to 0:33:42( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: myself an additional minute, mr. chair. in order to raise taxes $3,000 a year on american families, the democrats also continue to fund earmarks like $300,000 requested for a democrat member

Jeb Hensarling

0:33:42 to 0:33:57( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: to help train future employees of hollywood movie sets. i'm sure the movie studios are struggling. as they make their multimillions at the box office. $2 million for the paint chill for protecting

Jeb Hensarling

0:33:57 to 0:34:08( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: people from microbiothreats which was given one specific company. no competitive bid. ey just handed the money to sherwinwilliams and said no need to compete. no need to show merit. we are going

Jeb Hensarling

0:34:08 to 0:34:20( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: to raise taxes on the american family $3,000 a year to pay for more earmarks. the list goes on and on. two very different budgets, mr. chairman. the republican budge rt says, enough's enough.

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:34:20 to 0:34:28( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: declare a year-long moratorium on earmarks and fix this broken system. every single democrat budget, mr. chairman, says, status quo is fine. let's keep these earmarks coming. let's make sure

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:34:20 to 0:37:03( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Sheila Jackson-Lee

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