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House Proceeding 05-17-06 on May 18th, 2006 :: 2:34:19 to 2:36:21
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J. Gresham Barrett

2:33:18 to 2:34:19( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: J. Gresham Barrett

J. Gresham Barrett

2:34:06 to 2:34:19( Edit History Discussion )

J. Gresham Barrett: with the priority of education. the chairman: the gentleman's time has expired. the gentleman from florida. mr. diaz-balart: thank you, mr. chairman. april trying to see if we can work out

Edward J. Markey

2:34:19 to 2:34:36( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: to give the sponsor a little more time. with the indulgence of the chair. i want to make sure. i believe we have 4 1/2 minutes. the chairman: the gentleman from florida has 4 1/2 minutes remaining.

Edward J. Markey

2:34:19 to 2:36:21( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Edward J. Markey

Edward J. Markey

2:34:36 to 2:34:50( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: mr. diaz-balart: at this time i reserve. thank you. the chairman: the gentleman from florida reserves. the chair recognizes the gentleman from north carolina. mr. watt: how much time remains

Edward J. Markey

2:34:50 to 2:35:04( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: on our side? the chairman: the gentleman from north carolina has 1 1/2 minutes remaining. mr. watt: i yield one minute to the gentlelady from california, ms. waters. the chairman: the gentlelady

Edward J. Markey

2:35:04 to 2:35:19( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: is recognized for one minute. ms. waters: thank you, mr. speaker. the c.b.c. budget is the most fiscally responsible budget. it creates a balanced budget by eliminating the tax cuts for those earning

Edward J. Markey

2:35:19 to 2:35:31( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: more than $200,000 and eliminates tax abuse shelters and corporate tax loopholes, unlike the republican budget that underfunds education. the c.b.c. budget fully funds no child left behind.

Edward J. Markey

2:35:31 to 2:35:44( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: unlike the republican budget that cuts health care for programs, including medicare, the c.b.c. budget provides $20 billion for health care for the more than 45 million uninsured americans.

Edward J. Markey

2:35:44 to 2:35:55( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: the c.b.c. budget honors our veterans returning from iraq by providing $150 million more for veterans' mental health program and $200 million for direct medical services. finally it gives

Edward J. Markey

2:35:55 to 2:36:06( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: real meaning to protecting our homeland by providing an additional $1 billion for port security, $50 million for air marshals, and $420 million for police and fire departments. the first responders

Edward J. Markey

2:36:06 to 2:36:21( Edit History Discussion )

Edward J. Markey: to a disaster or terrorist attacks. the c.b.c. budget is balanced and creates a surplus by 2011. i urge my chegs to reject the irresponsible -- colleagues to reject the irresponsible republican budget

Jeb Hensarling

2:36:21 to 2:36:38( Edit History Discussion )

Jeb Hensarling: and adopt the c.b.c. budget. the chairman: the gentlewoman's time has expeered. the gentleman from florida. mr. diaz-balart: what i would like to do, mr. chairman, in an abundance of fairness

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