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House Proceeding on Jun 4th, 2008 :: 5:08:15 to 5:11:55
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George Miller

5:05:20 to 5:08:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: George Miller

George Miller

5:08:00 to 5:08:15( Edit History Discussion )

George Miller: the balance of the time. he's done, right? the speaker pro tempore: correct. the gentleman is recognized. mr. defazio: it's difficult to t choose between your constituents and the patrons. . the

Doc Hastings

5:08:15 to 5:08:28( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: patrons have been bitrg oil. this would hurt big oil. they would have to actually pay a fee for leases that were written improperly, where they don't pay any royalties to the american taxpayers

Doc Hastings

5:08:15 to 5:11:55( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Doc Hastings

Doc Hastings

5:08:28 to 5:08:44( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: at a time of record profits. that hurts. yes, that's true. so far, a bare minority of senators have rejected it. maybe they won't this time. maybe oil at $120 a barrel they will go along

Doc Hastings

5:08:44 to 5:08:58( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: with it and say, we will get some good out of this for a change. get students an education, help our teachers, keep people in jail that need to be there and for other public services and

Doc Hastings

5:08:58 to 5:09:12( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: public works. we can do these things. but we got to have some guts. every once in a while you have to stand up. we hear all this stuff, we need more leases. their proposal -- their staff

Doc Hastings

5:09:12 to 5:09:27( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: boycotted a meeting last week. they sprung a proposal last night which was a republican bill, not a single democrat on it, would open up offshore drilling. which is not acctable to the republican

Doc Hastings

5:09:27 to 5:09:44( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: governor of california, the republican governor of florida and others. it's a nonstarter. come on, guys, let's get real. this is your choice. this is it. there are 6,312 nonproducing leases

Doc Hastings

5:09:44 to 5:09:58( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: on the o.c.s. this bill would make those companies begin to produce or pay a fee for not producing. if you want to help provide more supply, which is what a lot of the debate has been about today,

Doc Hastings

5:09:58 to 5:10:12( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: let's impose the fee on the 6,312 wells. and in the meantime, let's get some good of that money for the american people. help 7,000 teachers, help the kids in rural schools, help our deputy

Doc Hastings

5:10:12 to 5:10:23( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: sheriffs, help our people who do corrections, help the people who have a backlog of road and bridge projects all across rural america. help 42 states. help 600 counties. this is your only

Doc Hastings

5:10:23 to 5:10:38( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: vote. this is your time. some times you have to make tough choices. i urge an aye vote on this bill. the speaker pro tempore: does the gentleman yield back the balance of his time? mr. defazio:

Doc Hastings

5:10:38 to 5:10:52( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: i do. the speaker pro tempore: the question is will the house suspend the rules and pass h.r. 3058, as amended. those in favor say aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, 2/3

Doc Hastings

5:10:52 to 5:11:07( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: having responded in the affirmative, the rules are suspended -- mr. bishop: mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from utah rise? mr. bishop: can i give

Doc Hastings

5:11:07 to 5:11:23( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: you a guess? on that, mr. speaker, i demand the yeas and nays. the speaker pro tempore: all those in favor of taking this vote by the yeas and nays will rise and remain standing until counted.

Doc Hastings

5:11:23 to 5:11:40( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: sports utility vehicle -- a sufficient number having arisen, the yeas and nays are ordered. pursuant to clause 8 of rule 20 and the chair's prior announcement, further proceedings on this

Doc Hastings

5:11:40 to 5:11:55( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: motion will be postponed. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentlewoman from ohio rise? ms. sutton: mr. speaker, by the direction of the committee on rules, i call up house

Earl Blumenauer

5:11:55 to 5:12:10( Edit History Discussion )

Earl Blumenauer: resolution 1234 and ask for its immediate consideration. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the resolution. the clerk: house calendar number 231, house resolution 1234, resolved, that

Earl Blumenauer

5:11:55 to 5:14:40( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Earl Blumenauer

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