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House Proceeding 03-24-10 on Mar 24th, 2010 :: 0:20:40 to 0:23:15
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Charles B. Rangel

0:20:37 to 0:20:57( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: this bill fails to answer that question, and the house should reject it. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the gentleman from michigan is recognized. mr. levin: thank you, madam speaker. it's now my privilege to yield two minutes to my colleague and friend, mr. rangel of new york. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from new york is recognized for two minutes.

Charles B. Rangel

0:20:40 to 0:23:15( Edit History Discussion )
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Charles B. Rangel

0:20:58 to 0:21:18( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: mr. rangel: i ask unanimous consent to revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: so ordered. mr. rangel: thank you, madam chairman. i really can't understand how this discussion is dealing with republicans andemocrats.

Charles B. Rangel

0:21:19 to 0:21:41( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: when someone loses his job and loses his health care, loses his dignity and pride and able to take care of his or her rent, pay the mortgage or tuition in school, when they make applications for

Charles B. Rangel

0:21:42 to 0:22:02( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: really don't think that people ask, are you a republican or a democrat? and this is true of health insurance as well as it is for education and job training. this is what makes america great, not the majority or minority party. at the end of the day, what

Charles B. Rangel

0:22:03 to 0:22:24( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: have we done as a congress and a part of government to allow people to put their hopes and dreams together so that we can get a full recovery? for those critical of this bill for what it hasn't done is only one step as we attempt to move forward to get america back to wo. that's what we all want. for those who say too much is

Charles B. Rangel

0:22:25 to 0:22:45( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: given to government, my god, we're talking about putting people back to work so that they have the ability to buy from small business people. we eliminate taxes for capital gains. if you invest in small businesses we provide incentives to start up funds so that people can have the small

Charles B. Rangel

0:22:46 to 0:23:07( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: businesses. and there's not a man, there's not a governor who doesn't truly believe that putting people to work on infrastructure, building schools, getting involved in low-income housing, we're talking about jobs, not democratic jobs, not republican jobs but jobs that can put people -- money in people's

Charles B. Rangel

0:23:08 to 0:23:15( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: pocket to fulfill their obligations and their dreams. so let's get away from this partisanship.

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