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House Proceeding on Apr 20th, 2007 :: 0:42:53 to 0:44:19
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Barney Frank

0:39:09 to 0:42:53( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Barney Frank

Barney Frank

0:42:43 to 0:42:53( Edit History Discussion )

Barney Frank: the balance of my time. the chairman: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the gentleman from illinois is recognized. the gentleman is recognized for five minutes. mr. ross couple:

Peter Roskam

0:42:53 to 0:43:09( Edit History Discussion )

Peter Roskam: i think in response mr. the chairman's observations about the gentleman from florida's amendment, do i take the chairman at face value what you're trying to do and the way you are looking

Peter Roskam

0:42:53 to 0:44:19( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Peter Roskam

Peter Roskam

0:43:09 to 0:43:22( Edit History Discussion )

Peter Roskam: at it is trying to create a neutral -- a neutral framework by which these matters are determined. no question about that. but it seems to me that the beauty of this amendment is that it

Peter Roskam

0:43:22 to 0:43:39( Edit History Discussion )

Peter Roskam: really does seem to get at the heart of the matter that is really prompting this sort of national conversation. in other words, i think the gentleman has come up with -- the gentleman from florida

Peter Roskam

0:43:39 to 0:43:49( Edit History Discussion )

Peter Roskam: has come up with a more surgical way to accomplish the very task that the chairman of the committee is trying to do. so while the chairman's bill in and of itself is a bit of a blunt instrument,

Peter Roskam

0:43:49 to 0:43:58( Edit History Discussion )

Peter Roskam: i think that the gentleman from florida's amendment sharpens that blunt instrument and helps to really cut to the cause and the issue that's before the congress. i urge its passage and

Peter Roskam

0:43:58 to 0:44:05( Edit History Discussion )

Peter Roskam: yield back the balance of my time. the chairman: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. for what purpose does the gentleman from oregon rise? mr. defazio: strike the requisite

Peter Roskam

0:44:05 to 0:44:19( Edit History Discussion )

Peter Roskam: number of words. the chairman: the gentleman is recognized. mr. defazio: since the gentleman from georgia wouldn't allow me to correct his misstatement, mischaracterization of my position.

Peter A. DeFazio

0:44:19 to 0:44:35( Edit History Discussion )

Peter A. DeFazio: i guess we are having a little issue over the meaning of the word "fix." if he means fixed as in setting, that is setting the salary, he's totally wrong. i never said that. and that's not

Peter A. DeFazio

0:44:19 to 0:47:18( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Peter A. DeFazio

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