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House Proceeding on Jul 9th, 2008 :: 0:12:32 to 0:14:01
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Mark Steven Kirk

0:11:14 to 0:12:32( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mark Steven Kirk

Mark Steven Kirk

0:12:21 to 0:12:32( Edit History Discussion )

Mark Steven Kirk: range of israel's and can do the most to lower the rising tensions in the middle east. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from minnesota

Keith Ellison

0:12:32 to 0:12:46( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: rise? >> to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. ellison: mr. speaker, middle-income americans are paying a high price for the bush economic policies

Keith Ellison

0:12:32 to 0:14:01( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Keith Ellison

Keith Ellison

0:12:46 to 0:12:57( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: that has taken us deep into debt and economic recession. while the price of groceries, gas, education, health care have all gone up, the purchasing power of middle-income salary has actually

Keith Ellison

0:12:57 to 0:13:13( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: fallen over the last seven years. unfortunately, republicans and president bush continue to defend the status quo, refusing, refusing to support our efforts to help middle-class families

Keith Ellison

0:13:13 to 0:13:24( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: feeling ee the economic squeeze. house democrats are working on new solutions for immediate -- to dl with this immediate economic crisis and for long-term economic recovery. we look to help insurance

Keith Ellison

0:13:24 to 0:13:35( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: benefits so workers can receive important financial assistance while they look for jobs in these trying economic teams. we have also passed legislation to address the nation's housing crisis

Keith Ellison

0:13:35 to 0:13:47( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: so that millions of americans will not be forced into foreclosure this coming year. mr. speaker, house democrats also support a second economic recovery plan, and we hope we can get some

Keith Ellison

0:13:47 to 0:14:01( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: republicans support. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from north carolina rise >> to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend. the speaker pro

Robin Hayes

0:14:01 to 0:14:10( Edit History Discussion )

Robin Hayes: tempore: without objection. >> mr. speaker, i rise today to talk about gas prices and energy. specifically a lack of doing anything in congress. the reality is we have the ability to do something

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