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House Proceeding 05-21-08 on May 21st, 2008 :: 0:18:51 to 0:20:45
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Michael Arcuri

0:17:43 to 0:18:51( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Michael Arcuri

Michael Arcuri

0:18:38 to 0:18:51( Edit History Discussion )

Michael Arcuri: ms. matsui. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman is recognized for two minutes. ms. matsui: thank you, mr. speaker. i thank the gentleman from new york for yielding me time. mr. speaker,

Doris O. Matsui

0:18:51 to 0:19:03( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: i rise today in support of the rule andof the underlying legislation. this bill is a good example of congress taking action to address the needs of america's businesses and consumers. mr. speaker,

Doris O. Matsui

0:18:51 to 0:20:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Doris O. Matsui

Doris O. Matsui

0:19:03 to 0:19:15( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: our economy is in a down turn. more and more americans are feeling insecure about their future and they are looking to this congress for relief. the tax extenders package before us today will help

Doris O. Matsui

0:19:15 to 0:19:28( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: millions of working families cope with everyday expenses of life from tuition to the cost of caring for their children. it will also move our nation forward to meet the many energy

Doris O. Matsui

0:19:28 to 0:19:42( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: challenges we face. investing in renewable resources is the best long-term strategic -- strategy to reduce dependence on foreign oil and lower energy costs. clean energy is also a major economic

Doris O. Matsui

0:19:42 to 0:19:55( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: enge that will power the economy of the future. in my hometown of sacramento clean energy investments made years ago are now sustaining over 90 local businesses. from solar and wind companies

Doris O. Matsui

0:19:55 to 0:20:07( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: to cellulosic fuel and green building enterprises. clean energy has changed my district's business climate forever. sacramento's clean energy economy can be replicated across this country. the

Doris O. Matsui

0:20:07 to 0:20:17( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: congress needs to provide the right incentives to make this vision a successful reality. this bill will help current and future generations live in a country with a healthier economy, cleaner

Doris O. Matsui

0:20:17 to 0:20:26( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: environment, and more sustainable energy policy. mr. speaker, i urge my colleagues to support the rule and the underlying legislation. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker

Doris O. Matsui

0:20:26 to 0:20:33( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: pro tempore: the gentlelady yields back her time. the gentleman from washington. mr. hastings: i'm pleased to yield three minutes to the gentleman from illinois, mr. roskam. the speaker pro

Doris O. Matsui

0:20:33 to 0:20:45( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: tempore: the gentleman from illinois is recognized for three minutes. mr. roskam: i thank the gentleman from washington for yielding. i was surprised, mr. speer, that the rules committee

Peter Roskam

0:20:45 to 0:20:59( Edit History Discussion )

Peter Roskam: chose to reject an amendment that i offered that was an attempt to bring some clarity and light to this debate, particularly as it relates to energy needs. i represent a district, mr. speaker,

Peter Roskam

0:20:45 to 0:24:19( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Peter Roskam

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