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House Proceeding on Jun 25th, 2009 :: 0:30:10 to 0:31:15
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Charles W. Dent

0:30:06 to 0:30:26( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Dent: if americans want to keep their insurance, they should. if they don't or can't, they finally have a public option. i urge my colleagues to vote for this elthinshurens plan. . the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from pennsylvania rise? >> to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend.

Charles W. Dent

0:30:10 to 0:31:15( Edit History Discussion )
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Charles W. Dent

0:30:27 to 0:30:47( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Dent: the speaker pro tempore: without objection, sir. >> thank you, mr. speaker. we just heard a few moments ago that jobs will be created through this energy tax. it will not be created in the commonwealth of pennsylvania. i want to share with my friends and the american people a letter from the pennsylvania public utility commission, three of the five commissioners wrote me and told me about the

Charles W. Dent

0:30:48 to 0:31:11( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Dent: impacts of this legislation. they said pennsylvania is the fourth largest coal producer in the nation, distributing over 500 million tons of coal each year. roughly 7% of the nation's coal supply is in pennsylvania and 50% of all electricity that comes from here is from coal. if the waxman-markey bill is passed, it will have a net loss

Charles W. Dent

0:31:12 to 0:31:15( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Dent: of 66,000 jobs, a sizeable hike of elect trick bills, an increase of natural gas prices

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