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House Proceeding on Apr 2nd, 2009 :: 1:25:25 to 1:27:55
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Allyson Y. Schwartz

1:25:23 to 1:25:43( Edit History Discussion )

Allyson Y. Schwartz: any middle class person. again, 95% of families in this country get a tax cut. not a tax increase. just not so. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the the gentleman from massachusetts. mr. mcgovern: madam speaker, i yield two minutes to the gentlewoman from pennsylvania, vice chair of the budget committee. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from pennsylvania is recognized for two minutes. ms. schwartz: thank you very much. let me first say i think this is

Allyson Y. Schwartz

1:25:25 to 1:27:55( Edit History Discussion )
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Allyson Y. Schwartz

1:25:44 to 1:26:04( Edit History Discussion )

Allyson Y. Schwartz: a very important debate. last night it was suggested we have not debated this budget when in fact we had 14 hours of markup of conversation about the debate in the budget committee. of hours last night and hours this morning. this budget resolution is a statement of our priorities, ever our values, and our goals and gives direction to the ngress for this next year an

Allyson Y. Schwartz

1:26:05 to 1:26:25( Edit History Discussion )

Allyson Y. Schwartz: years ahead. the fact is the president's bu democratic congress and modified slightly by us as is our responsibility is change in the direction for this nation. it is honest, it is fiscally responsible after years of not being so. and it is extremely different --

Allyson Y. Schwartz

1:26:26 to 1:26:46( Edit History Discussion )

Allyson Y. Schwartz: difficult and recognizes the difficulty that we have inherited. the economy which is of course in great difficulty, and the fi reflected by the $13st trillion deficit that president obama and this democratic congress have inheritefrom president bush and the republican congress.

Allyson Y. Schwartz

1:26:47 to 1:27:07( Edit History Discussion )

Allyson Y. Schwartz: it reflects and understands that we have a large debt in this country and it restores fiscal discipline by that deficit in half in five years. and to restore fiscal responsibility and fiscal policies that will economy and rebuild our nation.

Allyson Y. Schwartz

1:27:08 to 1:27:28( Edit History Discussion )

Allyson Y. Schwartz: it is clear that the republicans want to go back to those failed policies that le moment. and we simply cannot let that happen. the president and the democratic budget does in fact provide relief for our families and our businesses, it restores fiscal discipline and commitment to cut that deficit in half in five

Allyson Y. Schwartz

1:27:29 to 1:27:49( Edit History Discussion )

Allyson Y. Schwartz: years, and very importantly it makes clear that we have to make investments in our people, in our businesses, and i nation if we are going to grow economically and restore fiscal discipline. . on energy independence, on

Allyson Y. Schwartz

1:27:50 to 1:27:55( Edit History Discussion )

Allyson Y. Schwartz: education and on health care reform. that is the way we are going to rebuild this economy and we are

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