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House Proceeding on Jun 11th, 2008 :: 0:37:48 to 0:39:15
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Mary Fallin

0:36:08 to 0:37:48( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mary Fallin

Mary Fallin

0:37:32 to 0:37:48( Edit History Discussion )

Mary Fallin: worse unless we pass the emergency extended unemployment compensation of 2008. the truth is the american people elected us to serve them. and the emergency extened unemployment compensation act

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:37:48 to 0:38:02( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: will be a test of whether the members remember who they really work for, the people or big oil. we are hours away from a moment of truth. vote for this bill, 5749, because americans who work

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:37:48 to 0:39:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Sheila Jackson-Lee

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:38:02 to 0:38:13( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: every day and lose their job through no fault of their own are entitled to a helping hand from their government. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:38:13 to 0:38:30( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: does the gentlelady from oklahoma rise? ms. fallin: to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. fallin: thank you, mr. speaker.

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:38:30 to 0:38:43( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: families and businesses are being hammered by the high cost of fuel and gasoline. and this issue is not a democrat issue or republican issue. it's an american issue. it's an issue that our families

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:38:43 to 0:38:57( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: and our consumers and our businesses want us to address. and that is the rising cost of gasoline. a cnn poll recently stated that more than half of all americans are being forced to cut back

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:38:57 to 0:39:15( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: significantly on their household spending. another news report stated that 10% of the american companies are expecting to cut back their work force. one national company said it was cutting

Lee Terry

0:39:15 to 0:39:27( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: 15% of its white collar jobs over the next two months. families in my district can barely afford to commute to work. i had one family tell me that between the father commuting to his job, the

Lee Terry

0:39:15 to 0:40:36( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Lee Terry

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