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House Proceeding on Jun 11th, 2008 :: 0:26:27 to 0:28:00
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Joseph R. Pitts

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

Joseph R. Pitts

0:26:13 to 0:26:27( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph R. Pitts: pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from minnesota rise? mr. ellison: to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. ellison: mr. speaker, today

Keith Ellison

0:26:27 to 0:26:43( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: the house will vote to extend unemployment benefits for an additional 13 weeks to help these workers out as they look to -- as they continue to look for a jofpblet mr. speaker, the grim -- job.

Keith Ellison

0:26:27 to 0:28:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Keith Ellison

Keith Ellison

0:26:43 to 0:26:58( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: mr. speaker, the grim jobs of five consecutive months of job loss is another sign that president bush's economic policies have utterly failed the american people. the unemployment rate has surge

Keith Ellison

0:26:58 to 0:27:13( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: interested 5% in april to 5.5% in may, representing the biggest one-mont h jump in more than two decades. and climbing to the highest level in nearly four years. these statistics are not just numbers

Keith Ellison

0:27:13 to 0:27:27( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: to more than 1.5 million americans who have seen their unemployment benefits expire simply because there are not enough jobs to go around. so today the house will vote to extend unemployment

Keith Ellison

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

Keith Ellison: benefits for an additional 13 weeks to help these workers. democrats have been pushing to extend unemployment benefits since the beginning of the year, but have faced stiff opposition from the

Keith Ellison

0:27:43 to 0:28:00( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: president and congressional republicans. mr. speaker, with job losses so far this year totaling 324,000, america's families can wait no longer. thanks today we are going to get relief. the

Mike Pence

0:28:00 to 0:28:18( Edit History Discussion )

Mike Pence: speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from indiana rise? mr. pence: ask unanimous consent to address the house, revise and extend my remarks. the

Mike Pence

0:28:00 to 0:29:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mike Pence

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