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House Proceeding 04-28-09 on Apr 28th, 2009 :: 0:39:00 to 0:41:00
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Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:38:56 to 0:39:18( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: here's a perfect example. the people's name are mr. and mrs. shipley. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the gentleman from south carolina. mr. spratt: madam speaker, i yield a minute and a half to the jackson lee. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady from texas is recognized for 90 seconds.

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:39:00 to 0:41:00( Edit History Discussion )
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Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:39:23 to 0:39:43( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: . ms. jackson lee: i thank the chairman very much and to my good friend from indiana, we do respect the individuality of americans. we are the pull ourselves up by the boot straps and we are the fighting and the tough and we get going when it gets tough.

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:39:44 to 0:40:04( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: this budget is an american budget. it respects the uniqueness of america. and we don't take away from people who have theirs. but what we do recognize is that we will not be the greatest country that we want to be if we don't bring everyone up at the same time.

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:40:05 to 0:40:25( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: and so this legislation reflects that and in particular i think it's important to note that we do address rising costs in health care. it is going up. we are going to address the question of physician-patient relationships. we are going to set us on a path to increase coverage and provide a pay form. we recognize this is an element

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:40:26 to 0:40:46( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: of the american psyche. i've been working hard, i want to see others working hard, but, madam speaker, it is important that this budget reflect on the fact that people are hurting, pele are in need. we need an economic recovery to get this economy right side up and allow it to turn and then allow us to invent and build. that's why i'm supporting this

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson

0:40:47 to 0:41:00( Edit History Discussion )

Jesse L. Jr.Jackson: budget. because even in texas, the oil capital of the nation, in houston, texas, we're looking toward increasing energy programs, providing for alternative energies. this legislation accommodates

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