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House Proceeding 03-30-09 on Mar 30th, 2009 :: 2:18:20 to 2:21:24
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Phil Gingrey

2:18:17 to 2:18:38( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: house on the united states, essentially taking over and running roughshod over g.m. and chrysler. with that, i'd like to hand it back to my cheek from georgia. . mr. gingrey: i don't stand here and say that president obama is deliberatelyryg to destroy

Phil Gingrey

2:18:20 to 2:21:24( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Phil Gingrey

Phil Gingrey

2:18:39 to 2:19:00( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: markets, but as my colleague points out, this is in effect is exactly what is happening and what will be the result. i hasten to say that what we're talking about here in regard to general motors and chrysler and the speech that the president

Phil Gingrey

2:19:01 to 2:19:22( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: made in regard to what he's doing, it sounds so much like what was done in this body last week in regard to these bonuses that were paid legally and legitimately, although public outrage suggests that those

Phil Gingrey

2:19:23 to 2:19:44( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: recipients of the bonuses from a.i.g. because we, the taxpayer, had bailed them out to the tune of $170 trillion that clearly that they should voluntarily give those bonuses back. but for us to trample all over

Phil Gingrey

2:19:45 to 2:20:06( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: the constitution and to try to a trial by legislation of these recipients of the bonuses, a bill of attainment is what the constitution calls it, or violating the takings clause of the 5th amendment. we knew that. every member of this body i think knew exactly that they

Phil Gingrey

2:20:07 to 2:20:28( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: were voting for something that was unconstitutional just to sort of show that, gosh, we are the fiscally responsible ones, when the bonuses that mattered to 1/1000 of the money that this democratic majority and even the

Phil Gingrey

2:20:29 to 2:20:50( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: previous administration had bestowed on this company, like it was the oy insurance company that existed in the united states of america. i don't get my life insurance from a.i.g., but here we come along with this plan, mr. speaker, of telling the

Phil Gingrey

2:20:51 to 2:21:11( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: of general motors that he's got to step down. and you know what i fear, mr. speaker? i fear that once again this is just posturing to set us up for another bailout. they want more money. i'm sure chrysler does, too. so we hear this plan, we're really going to crack the whip

Phil Gingrey

2:21:12 to 2:21:24( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: and crack down on these egregious folks like the c.e.o. of step down. hopefully some investigative

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