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House Proceeding 06-19-09 on Jun 19th, 2009 :: 0:18:50 to 0:20:39
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Kevin McCarthy

0:18:46 to 0:19:07( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: and other matters that we couldn't have hearings on, because we were voting four times on an issue with essentially the same result each time. i yield back. mr. mccarthy: i thank the gentleman for yielding. and i appreciate the decades of service you have provided. i have only been here 2 1/2 h

Kevin McCarthy

0:18:50 to 0:20:39( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Kevin McCarthy

Kevin McCarthy

0:19:08 to 0:19:28( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: -and-a-half years. never did i think when you came to the floor on the very first amendment, somehow it got called a filibuster. and from one's perspective on this side of the aisle, you set the rules. nowhere did we not abide by the rules. you asked for pre-printing and we provided our amendments pre-printed.

Kevin McCarthy

0:19:29 to 0:19:49( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: got into the debate. and i think the american people like debating on this floor. but if i may move on. just one final question along this. the reason i asked you about amendments on the republican side, you have to understand the questioning of why i would. we took up the legislative

Kevin McCarthy

0:19:50 to 0:20:10( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: branch and you said you aren't sure how many republicans in the future. there wasn't one republican amendment. our ability within the rules, we have one motion to recommit. 374 people in this chamber joined hands together. that doesn't come around very often to save100,000.

Kevin McCarthy

0:20:11 to 0:20:31( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: you look in my district where there is 15.9% unemployment, it helped them a great deal. i would like to ask about cap and trade. the speaker has announced and i have read a lot of what she has said if you don't finish this bill in agriculture and ways and means by a certain date, you

Kevin McCarthy

0:20:32 to 0:20:40( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin McCarthy: lose the right, the authority. and the speaker had a goal of considering the cap and trade bill on the floor prior to the july 4 process.

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