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House Proceeding on May 20th, 2009 :: 0:17:20 to 0:18:30
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Joe Wilson

0:17:16 to 0:17:38( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Wilson: student loan forgiveness. i urge all my colleagues to support the benefits these teachers d i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. for what purpose does the gentleman from south carolina rise? mr. wilson: mr. speaker, i ask permission to address the house for one minute. revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without mr. wilson: mr. speaker, small businesses are the heart and soul of the american economy.

Joe Wilson

0:17:20 to 0:18:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joe Wilson

Joe Wilson

0:17:39 to 0:18:00( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Wilson: when small businesses are in trouble our economy is in trouble. when taxes are raised on small businesses and on american families, you reduce job creation and you burden an already troubled economy. so what is next on the democrat agenda? a massive new national energy tax. this is not a recipe for economic growth. this will hurt small businesses and job creation.

Joe Wilson

0:18:01 to 0:18:21( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Wilson: it raises the price of doing business, it raises the prices of consumer goods, and home utility cost. it puts america and the small businesses that create the majority of our jobs at a disadvantage in the global economy. as we recognize the 46th annual national business--- small business week, we should be spending our time developing

Joe Wilson

0:18:22 to 0:18:31( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Wilson: policies that promote growth not burden it. we should be fighting to giv tax relief to the american pele and the small business

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