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House Proceeding 04-27-09 on Apr 27th, 2009 :: 1:10:45 to 1:12:55
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John R. Carter

1:10:42 to 1:11:03( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: to work together. but so far, the first 100 day have been very disappointed from i yield back. mr. carter: reclaiming my time, i thank the gentleman for his comments, let me say, so everybody understands where i come from, when this all started, president bush was president of the united states. and we had the treasury

John R. Carter

1:10:45 to 1:12:55( Edit History Discussion )
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John R. Carter

1:11:04 to 1:11:24( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: secretary come running in here and say, oh, lord, the sky is falling, i need you to give me three quarters of a trillion dollars, roughly, i need it now, don't ask any questions, trust me. well, i got -- when that all happened, i thought to melf,

John R. Carter

1:11:25 to 1:11:46( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: now the folks in round rock and georgetown, texas, are pretty decent, hard-working, honest people but i don't believe if a guy came running into their place of business in a big hurry and said, the sky is falling, the sky is falling, i've got to have a couple hundred bucks, give it to me, i'll may pais you back, trust me.

John R. Carter

1:11:47 to 1:12:07( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: ic they'd say, whoa, wait a minute. what do you need this $200 for in such a big hurry? at least they would say that. what are you going to do with it? how am i going to get it back? i believe any normal, thinking american would ask that kind of question.

John R. Carter

1:12:08 to 1:12:28( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: we were talking about three quarters of a trillion dollars he was asking depr. all he was saying was, trust me it's too complicated for you to understand, trust me. so i voted against it. quas frankly, i think the man on the street manages his money with more common sense than the

John R. Carter

1:12:29 to 1:12:50( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: congress is managing that money and now i hear this story from you and you would know, because you're on the ways and means committee, which looks into these things and it shocks me to think that we are being told very clearly that the use of this money can be done, money laundering, that word jumps off

John R. Carter

1:12:51 to 1:12:55( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: the page, and nobody's -- they're not even doing it? something's wrong.

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