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House Proceeding on Jun 4th, 2008 :: 4:23:54 to 4:26:18
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Brian Baird

4:22:17 to 4:23:54( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Brian Baird

Brian Baird

4:23:39 to 4:23:54( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Baird: money in this project anyway. there will be people that will tell us this is merely a bogus placeholder. we don't really mean to use this money as the bill progresses through which simply

Bob Goodlatte

4:23:54 to 4:24:10( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Goodlatte: shows that perhaps pay-go is nothing more than accounting game or scam. and that all we need to do is give a blank check over to the senate, pass it along, they will fill in some reasonable

Bob Goodlatte

4:23:54 to 4:26:18( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Bob Goodlatte

Bob Goodlatte

4:24:10 to 4:24:23( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Goodlatte: way of funding this particular bill. we will abdicate our responsibility of coming up with legal, legitimate, responsible legislation because somewhere down the line someone else will do it. if the senate

Bob Goodlatte

4:24:23 to 4:24:45( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Goodlatte: indeed has a secret magical formula for funding this bill, why wasn't it in the farm bill? why wasn't it in the extension of the rural school act? why did the senate not put it in a bill and

Bob Goodlatte

4:24:45 to 4:25:04( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Goodlatte: send it over here? why did the sponsor notpo negotiate with the senate to insert it in this bill so we could discuss it on the house? the promise was before this bill came to the floor there

Bob Goodlatte

4:25:04 to 4:25:18( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Goodlatte: would be a legitimate source for an offset. it is not there. instead we seem to be playing a game of political gotsche you. which is so sad because -- got you which is so sad because we

Bob Goodlatte

4:25:18 to 4:25:35( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Goodlatte: could have gotten a compromise. it was presented by the national education association on behalf of schools. it was supported by the consortium of counties. it was supported by energy producers

Bob Goodlatte

4:25:35 to 4:25:47( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Goodlatte: that would have fully funded pilt, fully funded the secure ruralre schools,ls expanded energy options, it would have given states control over sand and gravel over the view shed, states control

Bob Goodlatte

4:25:47 to 4:26:02( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Goodlatte: over their offshore renewable energies, it would have funded energy and mineral higher education programs, and be done with real money not the funny money in this particular bill. it is language

Bob Goodlatte

4:26:02 to 4:26:18( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Goodlatte: that is similar to a bipartisan bill passed in the 109th congress which was supported by mr. defazio and 39 3 other democrats in a bipartisan way. the question that we have to ask ourselves today

Darlene Hooley

4:26:18 to 4:26:32( Edit History Discussion )

Darlene Hooley: is why are we confronted on suspension with a bill that has a phony pay-go offset? money that we know is not there. why are we presented with a suspension bill that has already been rejected

Darlene Hooley

4:26:18 to 4:28:18( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Darlene Hooley

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