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House Proceeding on Jun 15th, 2006 :: 0:15:31 to 0:16:36
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Ted Poe

0:14:26 to 0:15:31( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Ted Poe

Ted Poe

0:15:22 to 0:15:31( Edit History Discussion )

Ted Poe: without objection. mrs. christensen: thank you, mr. speaker. all of the talk in the media these last few days has been about the fraud in the fema individual and housing assistance program.

Donna M. Christensen

0:15:31 to 0:15:40( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: now, i'm not saying that those who perpetrated the fraud should not be dealt with appropriately or that fema and the red cross don't have to clean up their act, but folks, this is a disaster

Donna M. Christensen

0:15:31 to 0:16:36( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Donna M. Christensen

Donna M. Christensen

0:15:40 to 0:15:51( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: the like of which we have never seen. what would you have had them do in such an emergency? apply miles and miles of red tape and risk not giving service to those who needed it quickly?

Donna M. Christensen

0:15:51 to 0:16:01( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: colleagues, don't let this be a smokescreen that would cause us to lose sight of the contracting and the purchasing waste, fraud, and abuse that the big corporations have perpetrated on our government

Donna M. Christensen

0:16:01 to 0:16:13( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: and all of us. while businesses in the gulf region went bust for lack of work. it is always the little guy who bears the blame while the big ones get away. our relevant committees and this

Donna M. Christensen

0:16:13 to 0:16:20( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: congress need to turn our focus on the halliburtons of the world when we look at the waste, fraud, and abuse of these giants, that $1 billion will look like chump change. the speaker pro tempore:

Donna M. Christensen

0:16:20 to 0:16:36( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: the gentleman from minnesota. mr. kennedy: request to dreats house for one minute and revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. kennedy: mr. speaker, i am here

Mark R. Kennedy

0:16:36 to 0:16:50( Edit History Discussion )

Mark R. Kennedy: today to call attention to what may become the next tragedy in africa, the border dispute between ethiopia and eritrea. my constituents in minnesota remember the destruction and death from the 1998

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