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House Proceeding on Jul 24th, 2009 :: 0:08:25 to 0:09:45
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Judy Biggert

0:08:21 to 0:08:41( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: families but sad it took so long to get this minimum wage to where it is. we need to people and we need to make sure we make this country a better count for all. thank you, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of h time. for what purpose does the gentleman from illinois rise? mrs. biggert: i ask unanimous

Judy Biggert

0:08:25 to 0:09:45( Edit History Discussion )
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Judy Biggert

0:08:42 to 0:09:02( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: consent to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mrs. biggert: mr. speaker, tony marie's bakery in my hometown can fulfill your chocolate chip cookie cravings or make an elegant wedding cake for you, which they did for my kids. imagine if d.c. bureaucrats from a new federal consumer cookie protection agency

Judy Biggert

0:09:03 to 0:09:26( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: requirour bakery to use only a new federal cookie recipe and sell one kind of cookie, sugar-free with no flavor, and only certain customers are deemed healthy enough to buy it so they stop going. what happens? the bakery is out of business. as crazy as it sounds, it's very simar to the democrats' solution to protect us from our

Judy Biggert

0:09:27 to 0:09:46( Edit History Discussion )

Judy Biggert: future financial disaster. masked in rhetoric to simplify and improve our lives, it requires the new agency to tell every community, financial business across america which products they can and cannot offer to consumers. bigger government limits on choice will not restore confidence in our financial marketplace.

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