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House Proceeding 03-17-09 on Mar 17th, 2009 :: 0:25:20 to 0:26:25
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Joe Wilson

0:25:16 to 0:25:36( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Wilson: values. i urge my colleagues to join me in taxing this bonus. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's -- the gentlelady's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman rise? >> i ask permission to address the house for one minute and revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore:

Joe Wilson

0:25:20 to 0:26:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joe Wilson

Joe Wilson

0:25:37 to 0:25:58( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Wilson: without objection. >> the democrats have broken their promise to not raise taxes on 895 -- 95% of americans. democrats are proposing to tax small businesses and anyone who turns on a light, drive askar, or heats their home. under the democrat budgetmark small businesses will see their taxes go up. at a time when our economy is in trouble, this budget raises

Joe Wilson

0:25:59 to 0:26:20( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Wilson: taxeon one group that creates the most jobs in america. but small businesses are not alone. under the new democrat cap and trade tax proposal, every household in this country would pay as much as $3,128 each year in higher energy costs. this would surely overwhelm any tax break they would be

Joe Wilson

0:26:21 to 0:26:25( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Wilson: getting. the president said his tax break is not just about numbers on a page.

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