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House Proceeding 07-17-09 on Jul 17th, 2009 :: 1:14:00 to 1:16:10
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Doc Hastings

1:13:56 to 1:14:17( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: contraception. maybe there's a green job or some color there. but we need to help americans. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yieldsack. the gentleman from washington continues to reserve? mr. hastings: could i inquire of my friend if he's prepared to close after i close? mr. rahall: yes. mr. hastings: i yield myse

Doc Hastings

1:14:00 to 1:16:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Doc Hastings

Doc Hastings

1:14:18 to 1:14:40( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: the balance of the time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. hastings: my substitute is a substitute that's idtical to the bill that passed this house in april of 2007 and the cost at that time was $500,000. the underlying bill that we are debating today has essentially those same provisions, plus a

Doc Hastings

1:14:41 to 1:15:02( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: price tag of $700 million. huge difference between the two. i think in the economic times that we are in right now, the most prudent way for this congress act is to go with the lesser amount of money and that's precisely what my substitute does, so mr. speaker, i just want to make one other point, the

Doc Hastings

1:15:03 to 1:15:24( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: distinguished chairman and his manager's amendment made some diff the $700 million and the $19 million ache -- and the 19 million acres that were to be part of this bill. i want to make a point, c.b.o. has not scored that one way or

Doc Hastings

1:15:25 to 1:15:45( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: the other, but only logic would assume that if an absolute figure of acquiring or moving around 19 million acres costs $700 million, then saying a goal, only logic would suggest that it's going to be precisely the same amount of money.

Doc Hastings

1:15:46 to 1:16:08( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: so i just want to make a point that c.b.o. has not estimated the score of the manager's amendment. the difference here in the debate still is the difference between in this economic time we're in between spending $700 million taxpayer dollars on welfare for horses or spending $500,000 to ban the slaughter

Doc Hastings

1:16:09 to 1:16:10( Edit History Discussion )

Doc Hastings: of wild horses and burros.

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