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House Proceeding 06-14-06 on Jun 14th, 2006 :: 1:55:54 to 1:57:38
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Kendrick B. Meek

1:54:25 to 1:55:54( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Kendrick B. Meek

Kendrick B. Meek

1:55:41 to 1:55:54( Edit History Discussion )

Kendrick B. Meek: and republicans and independent to know, we have the will, we have the desire to lead in that direction. it will happen. it's not like, well, we'll get around to it. we will do it if the white

Tim Ryan

1:55:54 to 1:56:04( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: house wants to do it or not. i will yield back. mr. ryan: i was going through a g.a.o. study today and you can get it on the g.a.o. website, and it showed two scenarios, one, if we continue

Tim Ryan

1:55:54 to 1:57:38( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Tim Ryan

Tim Ryan

1:56:04 to 1:56:20( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: going down the same road we're in we make president bush's tax cuts permanent for the top 1% of the people and what happens, and it plays that scenario out through the numbers. what percentage

Tim Ryan

1:56:20 to 1:56:35( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: of our budget we would spend on military and this, that and the other. and one of the issues there was the interest on the debt. if we keep implementing the republican proposals that have been

Tim Ryan

1:56:35 to 1:56:51( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: going on for the last five years for sure, rubber stamped, but much longer than that in the congress without the check of a democratic president where they were working together, we will be paying

Tim Ryan

1:56:51 to 1:57:04( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: so much money, a higher proportion of our annual revenues to interest on the debt that it will be staggering. the american people will wholly reject that kind of fiscal policy because when you're

Tim Ryan

1:57:04 to 1:57:15( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: paying interest on the debt, you get no value from that. ms. jackson lee: none. mr. ryan: you are not investing in education that you have thousands of students that are now educated, helping

Tim Ryan

1:57:15 to 1:57:29( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: us with alternative energy. you have none of that. you are not investing in the health care where kids are healthier, parents are healthier, workers are more productive. you get no benefit.

Tim Ryan

1:57:29 to 1:57:38( Edit History Discussion )

Tim Ryan: you're giving money to china and they're taking the interest and they're reinvesting it and wiping out the middle class in america. i would be happy to yield. ms. jackson lee: mr. ryan, what are

Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:57:38 to 1:57:50( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: we doing right now in the united states congress? we're going through the appropriations process. every single appropriation bill that comes, we are having to tell our communities back home,

Sheila Jackson-Lee

1:57:38 to 1:58:54( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Sheila Jackson-Lee

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