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House Proceeding 06-23-08 on Jun 23rd, 2008 :: 0:29:54 to 0:31:33
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John Jr.Conyers

0:28:39 to 0:29:54( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Jr.Conyers

John Jr.Conyers

0:29:39 to 0:29:54( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: shale to coal or -- there's a whole -- there's a whole range of opportunities for discussion here, but i yield back and i thank my colleague for his support. . mr. lungren: through the

Daniel E. Lungren

0:29:54 to 0:30:06( Edit History Discussion )

Daniel E. Lungren: chair i would just susay, yes, shale oil and tar sands are important. we happen to be the saudi arabia of those certain resources of god placed here for us to use. and yet for one reason or another

Daniel E. Lungren

0:29:54 to 0:31:33( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Daniel E. Lungren

Daniel E. Lungren

0:30:06 to 0:30:20( Edit History Discussion )

Daniel E. Lungren: we are almost afraid to use the word drill. i appreciate my chairman using the word "drill" three different times. that doesn't mean going to the dentist. it means drill for oil. drill for natural

Daniel E. Lungren

0:30:20 to 0:30:32( Edit History Discussion )

Daniel E. Lungren: gas. that will be something which will help the american people. i would just say that i don't need my leadership to tell me about it. all i need to do is go home and see the prices of gasoline.

Daniel E. Lungren

0:30:32 to 0:30:44( Edit History Discussion )

Daniel E. Lungren: all i need to do is to listen to people. 70-some percent of the american people now by the latest fox poll say they want more drilling. they want more production in america. the only group

Daniel E. Lungren

0:30:44 to 0:30:56( Edit History Discussion )

Daniel E. Lungren: that doesn't have a 70-some percent support of it is this group, the house of representativ. either we are behind the times or we are ahead of the timf es. i suspect we are behind the times.

Daniel E. Lungren

0:30:56 to 0:31:06( Edit History Discussion )

Daniel E. Lungren: all i'm doing is asking my good friend, the chairman from michigan, to understand that the people of michigan suffer as much as the people of california when we fail to understand that we have

Daniel E. Lungren

0:31:06 to 0:31:20( Edit History Discussion )

Daniel E. Lungren: resources we could use. we ought to use american technology to develop american energy rather than having it developed all a round the world. by the way, oil spills? they come from tankers.

Daniel E. Lungren

0:31:20 to 0:31:33( Edit History Discussion )

Daniel E. Lungren: they come from tankers not from offshore rigs. we ought to understand the more we are dependent on foreign oil, the more tankers ply the oceans and the greater possibility of ass problem which

Al Green

0:31:33 to 0:31:54( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: would cause difficulty on our beaches and those beautiful waves that my friend from california enjoys surfing on in california. with that i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro

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