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House Proceeding 03-19-10 on Mar 19th, 2010 :: 1:28:45 to 1:31:05
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Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:28:41 to 1:29:01( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: gentleman has 30 seconds remaining. mr. flake: i thank the gentleman for accepting the amendment, for agreing to support the amendment. it's important we ensure if we're going to establish the programs, i don't think we oughto establish them, i think we're overspent, overtaxed we shouldn't have this additional burden. but if we're going to do it, we ought to ensure it goeto its intended purpose and that's

Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:28:45 to 1:31:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Sheila Jackson-Lee

Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:29:02 to 1:29:22( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: what this amendment is for. i thank all for supporting this amendment. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields. the gentlewoman from california is recognized. mrs. capps: could i inquire as to the time remaining on this side? the speaker pro tempore: thewoman has 3 1/2 minutes remaing. mrs. capps: thank you very much.

Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:29:23 to 1:29:44( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: i'm pleased to yield to my colleague from texas, ms. jackson lee, for 1 1/2 minutes. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman is rognized. ms. jackson lee: let me thank congresswoman capps for being a leader on this, which focuses on the opportunity to promote ocean, atmospheric and

Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:29:45 to 1:30:06( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: environmental education awareness on this -- on the opportunities for young people and to acknowledge th these are competive grants, again, emphasizes that this caucus, the democrats, are concerned about the budget but also concerned about important issues dealing with coastal growth and coastal learning. i am from the coastal area and

Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:30:07 to 1:30:28( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: it brings me to some of the comment that was been made on this health care bill. it is interesting that when we look at our friends on the other side of the aisle who spent billions of wasteful dollars giving tax cuts to the richest of americans that they can give a short shrift if you will, to the fact that ts health care bill will not only ensure millions of americans,

Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:30:29 to 1:30:53( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: almost 95% of americans, including those who are employer-based insured, which we say to them, as my own congressional district, where 41% are employer-based, yes you can keep your insurance. but at the same time, we are prepared to reduce the deficit, $130 billion over the next 10 years and $1.2 billion over the

Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:30:54 to 1:31:06( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: following decade, reing in waste, fraud and abuse and providing millions of uninsured americans, women, children, families with the opportunity for insurance. it was interesting to note -- the speaker pro tempore: the yom's time has expired.

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