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House Proceeding 07-08-09 on Jul 8th, 2009 :: 1:38:45 to 1:40:55
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Rosa L. DeLauro

1:38:42 to 1:39:02( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: long time, 14.6%. the list goes on ms. delauro: i would like to say that this bill addresses the plight of the american farmers. . rural america.

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:38:45 to 1:40:55( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Rosa L. DeLauro

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:39:03 to 1:39:23( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: and i don't come from rural america. i come from the northeast. but i have farms, i'm watching dairy farmers go out of business. that's happening all over the country. and watching the technical assistance programs with backlogs that are not addressing the needs of the american fa

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:39:24 to 1:39:44( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: those issues. i just have a minute and a half left and less than that now. this is looking at -- this bill is looking at how we can in fact meet the obligations that we have in a time of fiscal and economic crisis and economic

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:39:45 to 1:40:06( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: insecurity all over this country. under the jurisdiction of this bill is rural development. in addition to that it has -- it protects the public health which we are obligated to do and when you see nine people die from peanut-based products because he can cannot trace back, we cannot

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:40:07 to 1:40:28( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: analyze, we do not have the tools that are necessary in order to be able to understand what happened, this bill addresses these issues. the chair: will the gentleman will suspend. ms. delauro: your across the board cuts do not -- they apply

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:40:29 to 1:40:49( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: a meat axe and don't have a persition cut and make a difference. i urge my colleagues -- the chair: all time has expired. the question is on the motion offered by the gentlelady from tennessee. those in favor say aye. those opposed, no. in the opinion of the chair, the noes have it. mrs. blackburn: i k for a recorded vote. the chair: further proceedings

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:40:50 to 1:40:55( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: on the amendment offered by the gentlelady from tennessee will be postponed.

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