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House Proceeding 06-23-08 on Jun 23rd, 2008 :: 0:23:11 to 0:25:16
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Dana Rohrabacher

0:16:44 to 0:23:11( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Dana Rohrabacher

Dana Rohrabacher

0:22:57 to 0:23:11( Edit History Discussion )

Dana Rohrabacher: and now it's time for us to repay that debt in a very bipartisan way. and i thank you very much to my chairman and ranking member and submit the rest for the record. the speaker pro tempore: the

John Jr.Conyers

0:23:11 to 0:23:30( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: gentleman from michigan is recognized. mr. conyers: madam speaker, i yield myself enough time to close. first of all, i think that this bill might appropriately be renamed the schakowsky-rohrabacher

John Jr.Conyers

0:23:11 to 0:25:16( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Jr.Conyers

John Jr.Conyers

0:23:30 to 0:23:53( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: provision because of the hard work that our colleague has done on the matter. i appreciate the fully bipartisan spirit that this committee, the judiciary committee had in much evidence

John Jr.Conyers

0:23:53 to 0:24:07( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: when we took this measure up. and i close by asking my friends, the blue dogs on this side of the aisle and most of the republican -- my republican - colleagues on the other side that we might

John Jr.Conyers

0:24:07 to 0:24:32( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: want to take a look at this means test, which presumes you did something wrong if you're broke and in trouble. i mean, it occurs to me that under the economic circumstances we find

John Jr.Conyers

0:24:32 to 0:24:50( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: ourselves in as a nation, anybody could flunk the means test and then be presumed to be irresponsible or not upstanding citizens. credit ratings would be damaged profusely. and so maybe we can

John Jr.Conyers

0:24:50 to 0:25:05( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: look at this. we don't want to offend the banking lobby law. don't get me wrong, anybody. but let's just take a peek at what we have wrought here in the name of improving the bankruptcy

John Jr.Conyers

0:25:05 to 0:25:16( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: law, which i was not in support of when it came forward. and so with that i conclude my remarks and yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california

Daniel E. Lungren

0:25:16 to 0:25:31( Edit History Discussion )

Daniel E. Lungren: is recognized. mr. lungren: madam speaker, i yield myself such time as i may consume. once again, madam speaker, i would just repeat that this is a bipartisan bill brought to this floor

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