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House Proceeding 03-13-08 on Mar 13th, 2008 :: 0:34:20 to 0:37:03
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Jeb Hensarling

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

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

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:34:28 to 0:34:43( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: we take from the family paychecks so some member of congress can keep theirs. i reserve the balance of my time. the chairman: the gentlewoman from california. ms. lee: mr. chairman, how much

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:34:43 to 0:34:52( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: time do i have remaining? the chairman: the gentleman from texas has seven minutes. the gentlewoman has 11 minutes. ms. lee: i'd like to yield two minutes to the gentlelady from texas. the

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:34:52 to 0:35:13( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: chairman: the gentlewoman from texas is recognized for two minutes. ms. jackson lee: i t. hank the chairman. i thank the gentlelady. let me again thank congresswoman barbara lee and congresswoman

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:35:13 to 0:35:30( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: woolsey for their steadfast commitment to addressing the concerns of the most heavily impacted americans in this most disrupted economic season. let me remind my friends that we are speaking

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:35:30 to 0:35:50( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: of a congress, democratically led, for little over a year. in that time frame we have in fact increased the minimum wage, we have waged a valiant fight for the children's health insurance

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:35:50 to 0:36:06( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: program to ensure -- insure 10 million children. but what you have seen that has occurred, if you will, under this administration, which is really the definition of this republican minority, they

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:36:06 to 0:36:22( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: are the residents on the ship captained by this administration. and so if they want to talk about what burdens are falling on the american people, democratic house and senate leadership is

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:36:22 to 0:36:33( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: no more than a year. but the helm of this government has been captained by a republican administration. and we can clearly see that a surplus existed under the past administration, under the

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:36:33 to 0:36:45( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: clinton administration, but under this administration not only have we eaten up the surplus, thrown hard-working americans under the bus, but it is growing and growing and growing. now, that

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:36:45 to 0:36:56( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: is with the so-called tax cuts that this administration insists on making permanent. that the progressive budget recognizes cannot continue to eat in the pockets ever those who go out and work

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:36:56 to 0:37:03( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: every day. and to my good friend on the earmarks, let me suggest to him that he might read some of the studies that say that earmarks are fairly distributed. the chairman: the gentlelady's time

Paul Ryan

0:37:03 to 0:37:12( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Ryan: has expired. ms. jackson lee: this is the cause of our depression. the progressive budget should be supported. i yield back. the chairman: the gentleman from texas. mr. hensarling: at this time

Paul Ryan

0:37:03 to 0:40:06( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Paul Ryan

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