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House Proceeding 05-21-08 on May 21st, 2008 :: 0:30:48 to 0:32:39
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Jason Altmire

0:29:37 to 0:30:48( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jason Altmire

Jason Altmire

0:30:29 to 0:30:48( Edit History Discussion )

Jason Altmire: pro tempore: the gentleman yields back his time. the gentleman from washington. mr. haste,: i reserve my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from new york. mr. arcuri: i yield two

Gabrielle Giffords

0:30:48 to 0:31:02( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: minutes to the gentlelady from arizona, na ms. giffords. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady is recognized. ms. giffords: i rise today in support of h.r. 6049, the energy and job creation act.

Gabrielle Giffords

0:30:48 to 0:32:39( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Gabrielle Giffords

Gabrielle Giffords

0:31:02 to 0:31:18( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: in arizona, we have free energy that radiates from the sky. an energy company proposed to take advantage of the sunshine by building one the largest solar power plants, 2780 mega watts this

Gabrielle Giffords

0:31:18 to 0:31:30( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: will inject millions of dollars into the state and regional economy and once complete will produce enough electricity to power 77,000 homes this exciting announcement comes with a caveat. if congress

Gabrielle Giffords

0:31:30 to 0:31:46( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: fails to extend the 30% solar tax investment tax credit, this plant will not be constructed. the same stipulation has been given for a variety of solar projects across the southwest. h.r.

Gabrielle Giffords

0:31:46 to 0:32:01( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: 6049 provides vital funds for renewable tax credits, and it will be the fourth time the united states house of representatives has acted on this issue. i have repeatedly pushed for these

Gabrielle Giffords

0:32:01 to 0:32:16( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: extensions because i know they're necessary for the solar industry in our country. they will spur innovation. with technology improving, many leaders believe solar energy is on track to be cost competitive

Gabrielle Giffords

0:32:16 to 0:32:28( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: with fossil fuels by 2015 if not sooner but to achieve the goal, we have to act today before the current energy tax incentive expires. i urge my colleagues to vote yes on the energy and tax

Gabrielle Giffords

0:32:28 to 0:32:39( Edit History Discussion )

Gabrielle Giffords: extenders act. this is an important piece of legislation. thank you. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady yields back her time. the gentleman from washington. mr. hastings: how much time

Jerry McNerney

0:32:39 to 0:32:53( Edit History Discussion )

Jerry McNerney: son each side? the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from washington has 10 minutes, the gentleman from new york has 17. the gentleman in new york has 17, the gentleman from washington, 10. mr. hastings:

Jerry McNerney

0:32:39 to 0:35:04( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jerry McNerney

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