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House Proceeding 03-24-10 on Mar 24th, 2010 :: 0:17:45 to 0:20:35
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Wally Herger

0:17:41 to 0:18:01( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: support it so fully deserves. i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves the balance of his time. the gentleman from michigan's recognized. mr. camp: thank you. at this time i yield three minutes to a distinguished member of the ways and means committee, the gentleman from california, mr. herger. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california is recognized for three minutes. mr. herger: madam speaker, republicans havbeen arguing ever since the debate on last

Wally Herger

0:17:45 to 0:20:35( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Wally Herger

Wally Herger

0:18:02 to 0:18:22( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: year's failed stimulus bill that we need real tax relief to get our economy going and to create jobs. today, the democratic majority has brought forward a bill that offers $3.5 billion in tax relief for small businesses.

Wally Herger

0:18:23 to 0:18:43( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: unfortunately, it also includes $19 billion in new taxes including a major tax aimed directly at companies that invest in the u.s. and hire american workers. this comes just days after the democrats rammed through a health care bill that raises

Wally Herger

0:18:44 to 0:19:06( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: taxes by $569 billion. and if congress does not extend the tax relief that expires at the end of this year, americans will see their taxes go up by another $3 trillion. so while there are some good things in this bill, it's hard to see how a collection of

Wally Herger

0:19:07 to 0:19:27( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: minor tax relief measures will spur job creation wh small businesses are starting -- staring down the barrel of unprecedented tax increases in the year ahead. whenhe ways and means committee considered this bill last week, i had offered an amendment to make permanent the

Wally Herger

0:19:28 to 0:19:49( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: $250,000 expense and allowance under section 179. however, democrats voted down this and every other effort to provide real permanent tax relief for small businesses. what has been added to the bill is another $2.5 billion bailout for state welfare programs.

Wally Herger

0:19:50 to 0:20:11( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: this has nothing to do with creating jobs. yet, it was mere tear yussly added -- mysteriously added to the bill after we had marked it up in committee. i hope this was not a delira plan to avoid having a vote in committee on the merits of this funding. after the public outrage over

Wally Herger

0:20:12 to 0:20:33( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: back room deal making in the health care bill, it is disappointing to see the majority party again bypassing regular order to make last-minute changes to the bill reported by the committee. madam speaker, the american

Wally Herger

0:20:34 to 0:20:36( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: people still want to know, where are the jobs?

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