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House Proceeding 05-13-09 on May 13th, 2009 :: 2:13:25 to 2:14:30
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Allyson Y. Schwartz

2:13:22 to 2:13:42( Edit History Discussion )

Allyson Y. Schwartz: i'm not asking my grandchildren to finance a greenhouse with no academic purpose, and i hope none of you will either. time. the chair: the gentleman reserves the balance of his time. the gentlelady from pennsylvania. ms. schwartz: how much time is remaing on my side? the chair: the gentlelady has 2 1/2 minutes. 2 1/2 minutes.

Allyson Y. Schwartz

2:13:25 to 2:14:30( Edit History Discussion )
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Allyson Y. Schwartz

2:13:43 to 2:14:05( Edit History Discussion )

Allyson Y. Schwartz: ms. schwartz: thank you. just to speak to this amendment. let's be really clear here that the purpose of our amendment is to actually enhance this bill by creating more opportunities both for energy savings. every time we save dollars for a school we save dollars for our school district, we save dollars for our taxpayers. this bill is smart, it is to make energy efficiency investments that will save

Allyson Y. Schwartz

2:14:06 to 2:14:27( Edit History Discussion )

Allyson Y. Schwartz: taxpayers dollars and in addition help to educate our young people in the positive aspects of greening and that is extremely important to understand the purposes of planting a tree is not only because it looks good but in fact can save on energy costs. planting vegetables are not only because it's a fun thing to do but put food on the table th is healthy and nutritious. all of this is part of what

Allyson Y. Schwartz

2:14:28 to 2:14:30( Edit History Discussion )

Allyson Y. Schwartz: we're trying to do in this bill, create energy savings for our

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