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House Proceeding 03-15-07 on Mar 15th, 2007 :: 0:03:24 to 0:04:51
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Roscoe G. Bartlett

0:03:09 to 0:03:24( Edit History Discussion )

Roscoe G. Bartlett: response is, jeez, this is a good news story. if we start today we will have a less bumpy ride than tomorrow. mr. markey: will the gentleman yield? mr. bartlett: yes, sir. mr. markey: tell

Edward J. Markey

0:03:24 to 0:03:42( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: your wife the messenger's name in massachusetts was paul revere. we built statues to him. the rhett coats were coming. that is what -- the red coats were coming. that is what you are telling us

Edward J. Markey

0:03:24 to 0:04:51( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Edward J. Markey

Edward J. Markey

0:03:42 to 0:04:03( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: now, we are heading at 60% dependency on oil, we are heading inexorably to a very, very dangerous foreign policy national security crisis in our country. we are averaging about 1.5% per year increase

Edward J. Markey

0:04:03 to 0:04:24( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: in our dependency. so in order to move from 27% back in 1985, 1986, to 60%, 61%, it has to go up that much. if we come back here in six or seven years, haven't done anything, we will be

Edward J. Markey

0:04:24 to 0:04:35( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: 70%, 75% dependency on foreign oil. all unnecessary if we don't change our habits. tell your wife paul revere is more likely the analogy that applies to you rather than the messenger that they

Edward J. Markey

0:04:35 to 0:04:51( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: shot. mr. bartlett: i want to thank my friend for joining me. this is absolutely a bipartisan issue. i don't know that energy and oil knows the difference between a democrat and a republican.

Roscoe G. Bartlett

0:04:51 to 0:05:05( Edit History Discussion )

Roscoe G. Bartlett: i'm pleased that you joined me on the floor. might say just a word about these two philosophies that are keeping us from really focusing on this issue. one is an almost reverence for the marketplace.

Roscoe G. Bartlett

0:04:51 to 0:37:34( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Roscoe G. Bartlett

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