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House Proceeding 04-29-09 on Apr 29th, 2009 :: 2:23:50 to 2:25:30
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John Kline

2:23:47 to 2:24:07( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: ycheck. that's what this white house believes is wealthy, we've already seen the model. mr. akin: reclaiming my time, it seems to me that pretty much erybody in washington, d.c. and across the country, as we started this 100 days if you said, what do you think the main deal needs to be?

John Kline

2:23:50 to 2:25:30( Edit History Discussion )
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John Kline

2:24:08 to 2:24:28( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: what does washington -- what does our political leadership what does the president have to be paying attention to? wouldn't you agree that that would be the ghi? i mean, i think everybody, regardless of your political stripe, would say you've got to pay attention to the economy. if you take a look, one of the

John Kline

2:24:29 to 2:24:49( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: ways we measure the economy is the gross domestic product. how are things working. is the machine oiled properly? is it tuned properly? is it running smoothly. we've got a number today as i understand it. we got another one of these, we set another record. weave lot of records we've been setting.

John Kline

2:24:50 to 2:25:12( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: unfortunately, they haven't been very good ones. that was the gross domestic product number for this quarter, the first quarter of the year, was -- that we shad shrunk the economy by over -- we had shrunk the economy by over 6%, which is how much it shrunk the previous quarter. when you put those two

John Kline

2:25:13 to 2:25:30( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: together, it's the biggest shrink in the economy in 60 years. that's not a very good record. so of you were on committees that deal immediately with the budget might want to comment. what does it mean to have the gross domestic product in is

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