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House Proceeding on Jun 4th, 2008 :: 0:13:05 to 0:14:18
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J. Gresham Barrett

0:12:02 to 0:13:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: J. Gresham Barrett

J. Gresham Barrett

0:12:56 to 0:13:05( Edit History Discussion )

J. Gresham Barrett: gentleman from south carolina yields back his time. for what purpose does the gentleman from florida rise? mr. stearns: i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. the

Cliff Stearns

0:13:05 to 0:13:14( Edit History Discussion )

Cliff Stearns: speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one minute. mr. stearns: good mo. rning, madam speaker. according to the energy information agency, the united states

Cliff Stearns

0:13:05 to 0:14:18( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Cliff Stearns

Cliff Stearns

0:13:14 to 0:13:25( Edit History Discussion )

Cliff Stearns: currently imports 60% of its oil and that number is expected to rise to 75% in the coming decades. as a country, we need to reduce our dependency on foreign fuel sources and start implementing

Cliff Stearns

0:13:25 to 0:13:43( Edit History Discussion )

Cliff Stearns: alternative energy sources that can be found here in the united states. imported fuels such as crude oil and natural gas are costing this country millions of dollars a year, accounting for

Cliff Stearns

0:13:43 to 0:13:55( Edit History Discussion )

Cliff Stearns: about 1/3 of the u.s. trade deficit. at $45 a barrel, liquid coal fuel is a derable alternative to the $120 or more barrel of oil. not only does this innovative fuel cost less, but also

Cliff Stearns

0:13:55 to 0:14:06( Edit History Discussion )

Cliff Stearns: coal is one of the most abundant resources in our country. as congress continues to explore the use of alternative energy sources, we need to look closely at the enormous benefits of coal

Cliff Stearns

0:14:06 to 0:14:18( Edit History Discussion )

Cliff Stearns: to liquid technology. . the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from indiana rise? mr. pence: i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro

0:14:18 to 0:14:29( Edit History Discussion )

tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one minute. mr. pence: the national average cost of gasoline at the pump today is $3.98 a gallon. when i was home over the memorial

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