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House Proceeding 06-26-09 on Jun 26th, 2009 :: 1:36:55 to 1:38:20
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Tom Latham

1:36:52 to 1:37:12( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: to get started and keep acting until we get it right and provide them with the chance that they need for a change in direction. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman's time has expired. the gentleman from texas. mr. barton: i want to yield one minute to mr. iowa agriculture, one minute. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from iowa is

Tom Latham

1:36:55 to 1:38:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Tom Latham

Tom Latham

1:37:13 to 1:37:33( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: recognized for one minute. mr. latham: i thank the gentleman. i thank the speaker for the recognition. everyone understands we are in a mile of a downturn in the economy, a recession. it's difficult to create jobs. we have the second highest tax rate in the world. we have the most onerous regulatory burden in the world. we have the most litigation in

Tom Latham

1:37:34 to 1:37:55( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: the world. so how do we create new jobs? well, it's not with this tax and cap bill. i tell you in china today they must think that christmas is coming in june. if you look at this box here, it says to: china. from: the u.s. congress.

Tom Latham

1:37:56 to 1:38:17( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: let's see what's inside of it, ok? that's what's inside of it is u.s. jobs. this is going to cost $17 -- 17,000 jobs in iowa in 2012 and each year after that. and nationwide 2 1/2 to million jobs will be -- 2 1/2 million to three million jobs

Tom Latham

1:38:18 to 1:38:21( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Latham: will be lost because of this bill. let's not put another burde

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