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House Proceeding 04-29-09 on Apr 29th, 2009 :: 2:03:55 to 2:06:10
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John R. Carter

2:03:53 to 2:04:14( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: lot of flowery kinds of stuff. judge, you're known as a man that gets right to the point. i'd like to yield you time and help us to join in, take a look at the last 100 day, let's talk about records, talk about holding people accountable, let's just say what's been going on? mr. carter: these are really not the kind of records we like to have.

John R. Carter

2:03:55 to 2:06:10( Edit History Discussion )
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John R. Carter

2:04:15 to 2:04:36( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: we don't try to set these kind of records. these are records that we'll be i want to remind that this is 100 days of democrat dominance. so, the president had some help on these things. that is the democrat majority in the house and senate -- and the house and senate helped to move

John R. Carter

2:04:37 to 2:04:57( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: this along in record time, i might add. sometimes those things that almost completely bypass the whole process and just came popping up on the floor, kind of like a jack in the box, surprise, here we are, let's vote. and sure enough we've managed it to break all kinds of existing records and i have to point this out because my daughter, i

John R. Carter

2:04:58 to 2:05:18( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: promised her i would. the last time i talked about this debt day, i failed to say, that was my daughter's birthday. her birthday is on the 26thth day of april. she probably in her -- 26th day of april. she probably has not gotten the biggest present in the world because it was so close to tax day that maybe she didn't get

John R. Carter

2:05:19 to 2:05:39( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: it. so she understands how close her birthday is to the day we pay our income taxes. mr. akin: reclaiming my time. you know, she really did get a present on debt day in a sense because that debt is being unloaded on her, isn't it? mr. carter: oh, yes. it's sort of like the college debt. it's going to go on forever.

John R. Carter

2:05:40 to 2:06:00( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: that's something that we ought to be thinking about as we run these things up. you know, i find it phenomenal that we can, in actuallless than 100 day, spend more money than everybody else spent in 200

John R. Carter

2:06:01 to 2:06:10( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: some odd years, including george w. bush. add them all together and sure enough this democrat congress and this democrat president

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