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House Proceeding on Jun 4th, 2009 :: 0:26:40 to 0:28:20
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Virginia Foxx

0:26:37 to 0:26:58( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: department of state to human rights a priority. thank you, mr. speaker. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentlewoman from north carolina rise? ms. foxx: permission the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. foxx: thank you, mr. speaker. despite rising gas prices across the country, democrats in washington continue to push for

Virginia Foxx

0:26:40 to 0:28:20( Edit History Discussion )
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Virginia Foxx

0:26:59 to 0:27:21( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: a national energy tax that will make the pain at the 3u78 pump even worse. just one year ago gas prices made their steady rise to over $4 a gallon. a return to record gas prices would be especially harmful during the current economic recession. but that is not deterring democrats from moving forward with their national energy tax plan. representative john dingell, a democrat from michigan, said it

Virginia Foxx

0:27:22 to 0:27:43( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: best when he said, quote, nobody in this country realizes that cap and trade is a tax and a great big one, end quote. republicans in congress realize the startling reality and the american people are beginning to as well. over the past week republicans held energy summits in pittsburgh, indianapolis, and california. these summits provide an important opportunity to explain

Virginia Foxx

0:27:44 to 0:28:04( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: to the american people the devastating consequences of the democrat's national energy tax plan and to craft better energy solutions. the american people don't the democrats' national energy tax. they wan independence. thank you, mr. speaker. .

Virginia Foxx

0:28:05 to 0:28:21( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentlewoman from texas rise? ms. jackson lee: to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. jackson lee: thank you, mr. spker. mr. speaker, i rise this morning to support the graduating class of north

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