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House Proceeding 07-21-09 on Jul 21st, 2009 :: 2:45:45 to 2:46:55
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Fred Upton

2:45:30 to 2:45:50( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: shredding jobs this year and creating record amount of deficits, record debt, higher taxes. all americans want, mr. speaker, are jobs. where are the jobs? the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from michigan rise? >> ask unanimous consent to

Fred Upton

2:45:45 to 2:46:55( Edit History Discussion )
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Fred Upton

2:45:51 to 2:46:13( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: address the house for one minute the speak p objection, so ordered. . >> where are the jobs? they're not in michigan. sadly in this house, we passed an energy bill called cap and trade that bill will add nearly $1 trillion to the cost for businesses and homes across this country.

Fred Upton

2:46:14 to 2:46:34( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: does that help with jobs? absolutely not. in fact, one of my constituents in michigan said their utility costs will go up 40% by the year 2024. is that going to help with jobs? absolutely not. did the rules committee allow us to add jobs wan amendment that would build perhaps as

Fred Upton

2:46:35 to 2:46:56( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: many as 100 new nuclear reactors in this country? tens if not hundreds of thousands of jobs? no. cannot offer that amendment. where are the jobs -- jobs going? they're going to india and china. did you happen to see in the july 16, in the "new york times," whe ergy secretary chu said if china's emissions

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