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House Proceeding 05-20-09 on May 20th, 2009 :: 0:07:05 to 0:09:15
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Nydia M. Velazquez

0:06:46 to 0:07:07( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: of this body to protect those job creators, not go after them with increased tax burde i urge adoption of this amendment. and i yield the balance of my time. ? the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman yields. for what purpose does gentlewoman rise? ms. velazquez: i claim time in opposition to the motion to recommit.

Nydia M. Velazquez

0:07:05 to 0:09:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Nydia M. Velazquez

Nydia M. Velazquez

0:07:08 to 0:07:28( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman qualifies and without objection, is recognized for five minutes. ms. velazquez: i understand that the gentlelady is a point of climate change reform. what i would hope is that you dialogue on our long-term energy challenges.

Nydia M. Velazquez

0:07:29 to 0:07:49( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: madam spear, the house is not in order. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman is correct. the gentlewoman will suspend. members in the rear of the chamber will take their seats. members and staff, remove conversa ti]ons ]fr]om] the] f]loor. ]]]]]]]]]]]]]]]]]]] ] ]ms. vela]zq]uez: i u]nd]erstand the point that you're tryi=ng] t]o; =]=]]]=yqq==y recognize anyd i will inv]it]e you ]?]]]]]]]]]

Nydia M. Velazquez

0:07:50 to 0:08:11( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: ] ]to] engage in ]a ]co]ns]tructiv]]]e ]]]]]]]]]]]]]]]]]]]] ] ] dialog]ue] when it>\@ c>\@om]\@es]\@ to >?>?]\@> climate change refor>]]m.>?>?>?>?>?>? the le>?>?gislation th>?at>? you're >?>?]]]]]>> refe>rring ]to]]>? will assistance to small usinesses and also small manufacturers as we transition to a green economy. and, in fact, the bill that we

Nydia M. Velazquez

0:08:12 to 0:08:32( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: have before us today creates a green entrepreneurs training program in the sectors of energy efficiency, clean technology. also several of our amendments offered today will help promote energy efficiency. under the paulsen amendment, it will provide such a system for women.

Nydia M. Velazquez

0:08:33 to 0:08:53( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: the manager's amendment includes several provisions that would assist firms to offer techniques that will reduce their use of energy. and finally, last congress, we includes a wide range of provisions that encourage small

Nydia M. Velazquez

0:08:54 to 0:09:14( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: businesses to become more energy efficient. so we are counting on the effect that any legislation regarding climate change will have on small businesses and that is why we are addressing some of those issues in the bill that we have here today.

Nydia M. Velazquez

0:09:15 to 0:09:17( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: i applaud the gentlelady's

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