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House Proceeding 04-16-08 on Apr 16th, 2008 :: 1:00:26 to 1:01:32
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Christopher Shays

0:58:27 to 1:00:26( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Christopher Shays

Christopher Shays

1:00:13 to 1:00:26( Edit History Discussion )

Christopher Shays: without objection, the gentleman from california is recognized for one minute. mr. rohrabacr: let me congratulate and thank congressman frank for -- barney has been very fair. he backed

Dana Rohrabacher

1:00:26 to 1:00:38( Edit History Discussion )

Dana Rohrabacher: my ability to have an amendment on the floor. i'll talk about that amendment next. let me know when you stated debt relief for these countries -- debt relief for these countries that are

Dana Rohrabacher

1:00:26 to 1:01:32( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Dana Rohrabacher

Dana Rohrabacher

1:00:38 to 1:00:55( Edit History Discussion )

Dana Rohrabacher: trying to do right by these people. i think in the manager's amendment, and the chairman did try to reach things that from agreement. i think there is still wiggle room in the manager's

Dana Rohrabacher

1:00:55 to 1:01:10( Edit History Discussion )

Dana Rohrabacher: amendment that would permit countries that did not -- that are governed by authortarian people that are still there and our state department supports those governments. like the government

Dana Rohrabacher

1:01:10 to 1:01:19( Edit History Discussion )

Dana Rohrabacher: of ethiopia, which in their last election threw everyone in the elections in jail. the state department would love to have debt relief to a country like that. we shouldn't be doing that. mr.

Dana Rohrabacher

1:01:19 to 1:01:32( Edit History Discussion )

Dana Rohrabacher: frank: mr. chairman. the chairman: the gentleman from massachusetts. mr. frank: the gentleman from california was gracious and said i was fair. i want to congratulate him for his lack of partisanship

Barney Frank

1:01:32 to 1:01:44( Edit History Discussion )

Barney Frank: because having served the majority of his time here under republican administration he retains a deep distrust in the state department, including the current state department and apparently his point

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