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House Proceeding 03-31-09 on Mar 31st, 2009 :: 0:14:45 to 0:16:45
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Russ Carnahan

0:14:42 to 0:15:03( Edit History Discussion )

Russ Carnahan: $160 billion a week. and last month germany and the united kingdom both failed to auction their debt because no one wanted to lend these governments more money. each week at four auctions a week the united states will now what happens when this congress runs out of other people's

Russ Carnahan

0:14:45 to 0:16:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Russ Carnahan

Russ Carnahan

0:15:04 to 0:15:26( Edit History Discussion )

Russ Carnahan: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields bac for what purpose does the gentleman from missouri rise? mr. carnahan: to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. . mr. carnahan: the bush administration inherited a record surplus of $5.6 trillion and turned it into a record

Russ Carnahan

0:15:27 to 0:15:47( Edit History Discussion )

Russ Carnahan: deficit of $8 trillion. president obama's budget is a long-term plan to turn the economy around and transform it for future prosperity with targeted investments in health care, energy, and education. the plan takes steps to reduce health care costs, one largest contributors to the deficit, and a growing burden on american businesses likehe

Russ Carnahan

0:15:48 to 0:16:08( Edit History Discussion )

Russ Carnahan: auto industry. the budget includes $2 trillion worth of savings, ending the war in iraq. cutting programs that are not effective, and ending tax breaks for corporations that ship js overseas. my constituents who are struggling to make ends meet continue to urge me to support this budget. the american people understand this commonsense blueprint for

Russ Carnahan

0:16:09 to 0:16:29( Edit History Discussion )

Russ Carnahan: change is exactly what we need for these challenging times. they understand it cuts taxes for 95% of americans. cuts wasteful spending, cuts the deficit in half over four years. what this budget grows is jobs. we can't afford t i yield ba. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does e gentleman from new york rise?

Russ Carnahan

0:16:30 to 0:16:45( Edit History Discussion )

Russ Carnahan: >> i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. >> mr. speaker, small business has created over 80% of the jobs in this country in the past decade. yet washington continues to

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