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House Proceeding 06-26-09 on Jun 26th, 2009 :: 1:14:00 to 1:15:40
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Jay Inslee

1:13:57 to 1:14:20( Edit History Discussion )

Jay Inslee: country to find workable solutions that helped lead to today. i yield him a minute and a half. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from washington is recognized for a minute and a half. mr. inslee: madam speaker, this bill renews some basic american values of confidence in ourselves, optimism about our

Jay Inslee

1:14:00 to 1:15:40( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jay Inslee

Jay Inslee

1:14:21 to 1:14:41( Edit History Discussion )

Jay Inslee: future and a can-do we support this bill because we believe americans still have the right stuff that we had in the 1960's when we went to the moon. and this bill calls forward americans' future to get off of foreign oil, to put millions of

Jay Inslee

1:14:42 to 1:15:03( Edit History Discussion )

Jay Inslee: people to work in clean technology and to give our grandkids a chance at a future we grew up with. the people who are against this bill, i urge them to avoid the pessimism and the lack of imagination that i've heard on the floor of this. now, will this have some investme yes.

Jay Inslee

1:15:04 to 1:15:24( Edit History Discussion )

Jay Inslee: and what is the best assessment of that cost? it is the congressional budget office, a nonpartisan group that republicans typically rely upon. what have they said? they said this will cost a typical family of four 47 cents, the cost a little more than a stamp.

Jay Inslee

1:15:25 to 1:15:43( Edit History Discussion )

Jay Inslee: will we pay the cost of a stamp to get rid of five million barrels of oil a day from the mideast? you bet we will, and this bill will do it. will we pay a stamp to give our grandkids a future of an environment that will not destroy their health? you bet we will.

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