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House Proceeding on Jun 11th, 2008 :: 0:12:07 to 0:13:26
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J. Gresham Barrett

0:11:05 to 0:12:07( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: J. Gresham Barrett

J. Gresham Barrett

0:11:51 to 0:12:07( Edit History Discussion )

J. Gresham Barrett: frustration or do they choose to ignore them? as members of congress, it's our duty to solve the problem, and it's just not good enough to tell them we have no plan. the speaker pro tempore: for what

Chris Carney

0:12:07 to 0:12:20( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Carney: purpose does the gentleman from pennsylvania rise? >> to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. >> mr. speaker, in the coming days the house will consider the

Chris Carney

0:12:07 to 0:13:26( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Chris Carney

Chris Carney

0:12:20 to 0:12:31( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Carney: new g.i. bill which will promise a four-year college scholarship to the veterans, similar to the ones after world war ii. the original g.i. bill of 1944 allowed millions of families to achieve

Chris Carney

0:12:31 to 0:12:44( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Carney: the american dream and set the economy on the right course after a draining war. after world war ii, for every dollar spent on the g.i. bill, $7 was returned to the economy. the new g.i. bill

Chris Carney

0:12:44 to 0:12:55( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Carney: will spark yet another american economic recovery, one that is needed during this time of economic uncertainty with skyrocketing gas prices and food prices and devastating job losses. but even

Chris Carney

0:12:55 to 0:13:07( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Carney: more importantly, it will fulfill our promise to our military personnel that if they serve their country in war they will receive a quality education at home. the current benefits simply does

Chris Carney

0:13:07 to 0:13:15( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Carney: not live up to that promise. mr. speaker, while president bush and his republican allies remain strong advocates for continuing the war in iraq, it is important that they join us in keeping

Chris Carney

0:13:15 to 0:13:26( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Carney: this important promise to our nation's troops. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from north carolina rise? mr. mchenry: i rise to

0:13:26 to 0:13:37( Edit History Discussion )

address the house for onminute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. mchenry: thank you, mr. speaker. one day will end our dependence on foreign oil and power our economy with alternative

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