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House Proceeding on Jun 18th, 2008 :: 0:36:13 to 0:38:36
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Dennis Moore

0:34:53 to 0:36:13( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Dennis Moore

Dennis Moore

0:35:57 to 0:36:13( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis Moore: spent on unemployment benefits, it generates $1.64 in our economy. mr. speaker, after last week's bipartisan vote, president bush and the majority of the house republicans should drop their opposition

Donna M. Christensen

0:36:13 to 0:36:29( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: to this commonsense legislation so we can provide some much-needed assistance to those hurting under the bush economy. workers who are having trouble finding a job can't. i yield back. the

Donna M. Christensen

0:36:13 to 0:38:36( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Donna M. Christensen

Donna M. Christensen

0:36:29 to 0:36:43( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from california rise? >> request permission to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore:

Donna M. Christensen

0:36:43 to 0:36:55( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: without objection. mr. ngren: thank you very much, mr. speaker. you know, after listening to my friends on the other side of the aisle, if you listen to their prescription for our energy

Donna M. Christensen

0:36:55 to 0:37:10( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: woes, it is -- it is very much like saying we can have milk in this country wiout cows. they don't understand that in order to take care of the problem you need supply. and why do i say that?

Donna M. Christensen

0:37:10 to 0:37:22( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: on every single vote we've had in the last decade or so, when we talked about tar sands, democrats voted no. we talked about coal, democrats voted no. we talked about cleaner ways of using

Donna M. Christensen

0:37:22 to 0:37:34( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: coal. the democrats voted no. we talked about offshore drilling for gas and oil. the democrats said no. we talked about anwr drilling for gas and oil. they said no. nuclear they said no. and sometimes

Donna M. Christensen

0:37:34 to 0:37:45( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: they even said no to wind if it happened to be where they lived. the american people want solutions. we're providing an opportunity for solutions. all we're asking is that the leadership on the

Donna M. Christensen

0:37:45 to 0:38:02( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: democratic side of the aisle allow us to bring to the floor those bills that would allow for more american energy production because we understand if you want milk you have to have cows,

Donna M. Christensen

0:38:02 to 0:38:12( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: if you want production you're going to have to allow production in this country. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from wisconsin

Donna M. Christensen

0:38:12 to 0:38:22( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: rise? mr. kagen: to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. kagen: mr. speaker, the people in wisconsin elected me and sent me here to washington hi to

Donna M. Christensen

0:38:22 to 0:38:36( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: listen to them, and what are the people in wisconsin asking me to do? they said, kagen, there's two things you can do to help me to stimulate my economy, put more money in our pocket. cut

Adrian Smith

0:38:36 to 0:38:51( Edit History Discussion )

Adrian Smith: the price of gasoline and reduce our health care costs. and megan and eric in aprilleton wrote to me and said, quote, our insurance is out of control. our family earns $38,000 a year. we pay

Adrian Smith

0:38:36 to 0:40:49( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Adrian Smith

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