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House Proceeding on Jun 26th, 2009 :: 1:25:55 to 1:27:05
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John J. Jr.Duncan

1:25:52 to 1:26:12( Edit History Discussion )

John J. Jr.Duncan: what is speaker pelosi and this liberal leadership trying to hide from the american people? we should have an open, honest debate on this bill. i urge rejection of the rule. gentleman's time has expired. ms. matsui: madam speaker. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from california. ms. matsui: my speaker has arrived and i'd like to yield one minute to the gentl from new mexico, mr. lujan. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from new mexico is recognized for one minute.

John J. Jr.Duncan

1:25:55 to 1:27:05( Edit History Discussion )
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John J. Jr.Duncan

1:26:13 to 1:26:33( Edit History Discussion )

John J. Jr.Duncan: mr. lujan: thankou very much, mr. speaker. our country's dependence on foreign oil threatens our economy and security. we need to take bold steps to become energy independent by growing the new energy economy. comprehensive energy reform will reduce or foreign oil, making us more security as a nation. the energy bill we consider today willlso create clean energy jobs, inspiring a new economy.

John J. Jr.Duncan

1:26:34 to 1:26:54( Edit History Discussion )

John J. Jr.Duncan: as a former utility commissioner, i saw firsthand the positive impact energy reform had on my state of new mexico. we instituted a renewable energy standard that increased the generation of renewables. we encourage energy efficiency that reduce cost for homes and businesses. it's now time to take these steps at a national level. for too long we accepted the

John J. Jr.Duncan

1:26:55 to 1:27:06( Edit History Discussion )

John J. Jr.Duncan: status quo on energy. and now with the american clean energy secure act woo can put america on a path to independence, create new jobs, and save billions in the long run.

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