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House Proceeding 05-20-08 on May 20th, 2008 :: 0:07:04 to 0:08:22
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Geoff Davis

0:05:43 to 0:07:04( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Geoff Davis

Geoff Davis

0:06:54 to 0:07:04( Edit History Discussion )

Geoff Davis: for support of this resolution. and i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. for what purpose does the gentleman from new jersey rise? >> address

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:07:04 to 0:07:12( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: the house for one minute, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized. mr. pallone: thank you, mr. speaker. over the last couple of weeks, this house

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:07:04 to 0:08:22( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Frank Jr.Pallone

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:07:12 to 0:07:20( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: has passed important legislation that is going to provide some much-needed relief to hard-working families who are being squeezed by high gas prices, high grocery bills and a housing crisis

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:07:20 to 0:07:30( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: that many economists believe has not yet hit rock bottom. last week congress took decisive action to bring down the pass of gas by passing legislation to suspend the filling of the strategic

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:07:30 to 0:07:42( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: petroleum reserve through the end of the year. after opposing the bill, the president announced last friday that he would comply. the house also overwhelmingly supported a farm bill conference

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:07:42 to 0:07:53( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: report that invests $10 billion more in nutrition programs that will help 38 million americans afford healthy food. and earlier this month, we passed housing legislation that stabilizes the

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:07:53 to 0:08:02( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: housing market and makes a real difference for families at risk of losing their homes. mr. speaker, this month the house has passed significant legislation that all americans will be helped

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:08:02 to 0:08:12( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: and basically address the economicownturn. i would hope the president would also support these important initiatives. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time.

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:08:12 to 0:08:22( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: for what purpose does the gentleman from oregon rise? >> mr. speaker, i ask unanimous an consent to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is

Greg Walden

0:08:22 to 0:08:34( Edit History Discussion )

Greg Walden: recognized. mr. walden: mr. speaker, by refusing to renew the county repayment program, congress has broken its promise to rural areas. counties in washington is affected. it's laid off nine

Greg Walden

0:08:22 to 0:09:39( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Greg Walden

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