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House Proceeding 03-19-09 on Mar 19th, 2009 :: 0:24:15 to 0:25:20
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Lee Terry

0:24:11 to 0:24:34( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: bill which turned the outrage of the american people into action for the american taxpayer. thank you so much. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. mr. camp: i yield one minute to the distinguished gentleman from nebraska. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from nebraska is recognized. mr. terry: the public has an absolute right to be upset. share that. but let's look at the facts here.

Lee Terry

0:24:15 to 0:25:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Lee Terry

Lee Terry

0:24:35 to 0:24:55( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: this language that specifically allows the bonuses was written into the stimulus. and the righteous indignation of my colleagues and friends on the democrat side now democrat goinging what they voted -- demagoguing and what they voted for. another fact, no republican was allowed in the room when that conference report was written.

Lee Terry

0:24:56 to 0:25:16( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: we do know four people that were involved in writing that. one was senator reid, senator dodd who has claimed responsibilityor that language and accepted $200,000 in donations from a.i.g. we know speaker pelosi was in the room and probably -- we no barney frank was, too. probably secretary geithner. another fact was is that the

Lee Terry

0:25:17 to 0:25:20( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: original language before it got into that private little room

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