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House Proceeding on Jun 11th, 2008 :: 0:23:19 to 0:24:56
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Randy Neugebauer

0:21:44 to 0:23:19( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Randy Neugebauer

Randy Neugebauer

0:23:07 to 0:23:19( Edit History Discussion )

Randy Neugebauer: for what purpose does the gentlelady from new york rise? miss mccarthy: without objection. the speaker pro tempore: mr. speaker. mrs. mccarthy: every month -- mrs. maloney: the bush administration

Carolyn B. Maloney

0:23:19 to 0:23:34( Edit History Discussion )

Carolyn B. Maloney: and bush economy has shed more jobs than it has produced. leaving millions of american workers competing against each other for the remaining jobs. we haven't seen this many people enter unemployment

Carolyn B. Maloney

0:23:19 to 0:24:56( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Carolyn B. Maloney

Carolyn B. Maloney

0:23:34 to 0:23:47( Edit History Discussion )

Carolyn B. Maloney: so quickly in over three decades. today the house will consider providing up to 13 weeks of extended unemployment benefits to workers who have exhausted the 26 weeks of regular benefits.

Carolyn B. Maloney

0:23:47 to 0:24:03( Edit History Discussion )

Carolyn B. Maloney: the bill will provide relief to american families struggling through these tough economic times. unemployment benefits are also important to economic recovery. with absolutely every dollar

Carolyn B. Maloney

0:24:03 to 0:24:18( Edit History Discussion )

Carolyn B. Maloney: of the benefit checks going right back into the economy. and while the economy continues to weaken and costs for gasoline and food skyrocket every day, the need for government help is clear.

Carolyn B. Maloney

0:24:18 to 0:24:32( Edit History Discussion )

Carolyn B. Maloney: unfortunately our republican colleagues continue to oppose these efforts to assist millions of out-of-work americans, even though they supported a similar extension in 2002 when job loss numbers

Carolyn B. Maloney

0:24:32 to 0:24:42( Edit History Discussion )

Carolyn B. Maloney: were not nearly as bad as they are today. mr. speaker, as our economy continues to face tough times, washington should explore every possible option to help those struggling. that is exactly

Carolyn B. Maloney

0:24:42 to 0:24:56( Edit History Discussion )

Carolyn B. Maloney: what democrats will do today in congress. extend those benefits. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady's time has expired. e chair will remind all persons in the gallery that they are here

Joseph R. Pitts

0:24:56 to 0:25:02( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph R. Pitts: as guests of the house and that any manifestation of approval or disapproval of proceedings or other audible conversation is in violation of the rules of the house. for what purpose does

Joseph R. Pitts

0:24:56 to 0:26:27( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joseph R. Pitts

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