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House Proceeding 03-24-09 on Mar 24th, 2009 :: 5:52:40 to 5:54:10
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Steven C. LaTourette

5:52:36 to 5:52:56( Edit History Discussion )

Steven C. LaTourette: that position to begin with, that bill appears to be not moving in the senate right now. i yield back. mr. latourette: i thank the gentleman om for his -- the gentleman for his observations. if you'll go to the jump on page eight, you'll -- page 8, you'll find a quote from president obama that sort of echoes at least my sentiments and he said we shouldn't be

Steven C. LaTourette

5:52:40 to 5:54:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Steven C. LaTourette

Steven C. LaTourette

5:52:57 to 5:53:17( Edit History Discussion )

Steven C. LaTourette: using the tax code to punish people. that's why he's not in favor of this bill which is why that bill was a piece of polit theeter to give cover to people who are embarrassed because by voting aye on the economic recovery package, they specific the amendment that's under the chart that we talked about before, that specifically

Steven C. LaTourette

5:53:18 to 5:53:39( Edit History Discussion )

Steven C. LaTourette: authorized this paragraph, these 50 words, and when you voted for the economic recovery bill, you voted to give the people at a.i.g. and everywhere else the bonuses. and then, you know, because nobody read it, we're shocked and so now we're going to use the tax code to punish people. but, you know, the president said that's wrong and

Steven C. LaTourette

5:53:40 to 5:54:00( Edit History Discussion )

Steven C. LaTourette: leader said it was wrong. before we go back to our exercise in clue, however, as we want to narrow this thing down if we can, because we're going to come back every week until somebody has -- i promised my wife i'd be really tactful this evening and not use words that people find offensive, so somebody has the

Steven C. LaTourette

5:54:01 to 5:54:10( Edit History Discussion )

Steven C. LaTourette: courage to stand up and say i did it and h and sort of, you know,ing be a grownup about it -- of know, be

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