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House Proceeding on Jun 19th, 2008 :: 0:11:41 to 0:13:26
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from pennsylvani a rise? mr. pitts: to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one minute. mr. pitts:

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Mike Pence: mr. speaker, a new oil refinery has not been built in the united states for over 30 years. and the refineries that we do have are operating at or near capacity, no matter how much crude oil

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Speech By: Mike Pence

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Mike Pence: is made available. the united states simply does not have the compass toyota refine it. today we are importing processed refined gasoline. last week, 1.2 million barrels of refined gasoline. less than

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Mike Pence: a week after hurricane katrina devastated the gulf, the price for regular gasoline had increased by 46 cents. because much of our refining capacity is located along the gulf coast. oil

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Mike Pence: refining capacity's just one of the many aspects of our energy policy that we need to reconsider as gas prices continue their steep climb. my bill, h.r. 2279, the subject of this week's discharge

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Mike Pence: resolution, would address one of the largest hurdles of being a new re-- building a new refinery. by using a few closed military bases we can jump-start the process and help address our refining

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Mike Pence: needs. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from tennessee rise? mr. cohen: to address the house for one minute. r the speaker

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Mike Pence: pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one minute. mr. cohen: thank you, madam speaker. millions of americans all over the united states are struggling to put

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Mike Pence: food on the od table and gas in their cars. imagine at the same time these prices spike you lose your job and your unemployment benefits run out simply because there's not enough jobs to go

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around. this has happened to 1.6 million americans. they need our help. last week congress overwhelmingly passed legislation to immediately extend unemployment benefits for an additional

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