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House Proceeding 04-06-06 on Apr 6th, 2006 :: 2:51:19 to 2:53:36
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Jim McDermott

2:47:05 to 2:51:19( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jim McDermott

Jim McDermott

2:51:01 to 2:51:19( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: yield that to the distinguished member of the ways and means committee from massachusetts that serves on our committee as well as the budget committee. the chairman: the gentleman from

Richard E. Neal

2:51:19 to 2:51:28( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: massachusetts is recognized for two minutes. >> i ask unanimous consent to revise and extend my remarks. the chairman: the gentleman is recognized. >> let's not demean the intelligence of the american

Richard E. Neal

2:51:19 to 2:53:36( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Richard E. Neal

Richard E. Neal

2:51:28 to 2:51:39( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: people when we hear waste, fraud, and abuse. where has the spending gone in they're bragging on one hand about increasing military spending by 70%. 70% for the military, we're fighting two wars,

Richard E. Neal

2:51:39 to 2:51:54( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: iraq and afghanistan. have we forgotten about that? what about katrina? have we forgotten about katrina? what about their prescription drug bill? now, which of those five qualifies for waste, fraud,

Richard E. Neal

2:51:54 to 2:52:09( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: and abuse? that's where the money's gone. the problem we have today in this house is their tax cuts that, by the way, went to the top 101% of the -- top 1% of the wage earners in mrk. the millionaires

Richard E. Neal

2:52:09 to 2:52:21( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: were taken care of by their largess. this budget takes the word exambt out of -- compassionate out of compassionate conservatism. the republicans would have us believe there isn't any impact

Richard E. Neal

2:52:21 to 2:52:33( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: on americans. the president's budget was bad enough. i was honored as a democrat to present the president's budget at the budget meeting. do you know why? because not one republican would present

Richard E. Neal

2:52:33 to 2:52:49( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: the president's budget. the result -- 39-0 we knocked down the president's budget. let's talk about what this budget does. it calls for freezing childcare funding. it eliminated a program that

Richard E. Neal

2:52:49 to 2:53:03( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: provides food for 420,000 poor elderly people, 50,000 poor mothers and their kids. it even ordered a 50% cut in housing assistance for people with disabilities. their budget before us today takes

Richard E. Neal

2:53:03 to 2:53:16( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: an additional $100 million in cuts beyond what the president's budget proposed. at a time when we ought to be concerned about families in america, this budget turns its back on those people.

Richard E. Neal

2:53:16 to 2:53:28( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: this budget is the polar opposite, instead of throwing doors open for the american people, they offer less vocational training, fewer small business loans -- the chairman: the time of the

Richard E. Neal

2:53:28 to 2:53:36( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: gentleman has expired. mr. national: less -- mr. kneel: less help for colleges, less vision. the chairman: the time of the gentleman has expired. the gentleman from iowa. mr. nussle: i would yield

Daniel E. Lungren

2:53:36 to 2:53:50( Edit History Discussion )

Daniel E. Lungren: two minutes to the gentleman from california and a member of the committee. two minutes. the chairman: the gentleman from california is recognized for two minutes. mr. lungren: thank you very much,

Daniel E. Lungren

2:53:36 to 2:56:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Daniel E. Lungren

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