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House Proceeding 07-29-08 on Jul 29th, 2008 :: 3:08:23 to 3:13:54
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Steve King

3:03:39 to 3:08:23( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Steve King

Steve King

3:08:11 to 3:08:23( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: legislation -- or passed through the committee and willco bring to the floor legislation that's going to really bring the lighdown on this speculation and manipulation. and i think we basicali

Doris O. Matsui

3:08:23 to 3:08:39( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: ly called the bluff of the speculators and the people who are manipulating here. and that's having a realat impact for which i am very, very grateful. secondly, i think that's ha iving an

Doris O. Matsui

3:08:23 to 3:13:54( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Doris O. Matsui

Doris O. Matsui

3:08:39 to 3:08:53( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: impact and the people of kansas are grateful to see it come d own and, yes, it noweeds to come down much more, is quite honestly we've called the oil ve companies' bluff and said, drill. u have

Doris O. Matsui

3:08:53 to 3:09:12( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: millions and millions of acres to drill, and we're not on ly asking you to drill, g we're going to tell you if youto don't drill we're going to ask you to give those leases up and to give

Doris O. Matsui

3:09:12 to 3:09:26( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: them to companies who ie will go out there and do it.t. unfortunately, as ms. foxx and i heard about a month ago i mn the agriculture committee the oil companies do not have the do drilling equipment.

Doris O. Matsui

3:09:26 to 3:09:41( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: and i'm sure she was as surprised as i was a month ago as to american hear thee american petroleum institute to say they e don't have enough equipment to drill onshore and offshore. e they can barely

Doris O. Matsui

3:09:41 to 3:09:56( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: keep up with the leases they have right now and we 're not expected to havect one or -- have more in probably one or two more years. we need to increase the supply of energy in this country. s i

Doris O. Matsui

3:09:56 to 3:10:22( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: would reach across the aisle to my good friend and colleague on the house agriculture committee and say, let's work together to br ing this price down. wn and, yes, drilling will absolutely

Doris O. Matsui

3:10:22 to 3:10:37( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: be part of that. i t hink the american people and the democrats understand that. and i look forward to workoking together with the good woman, the gentlewoman from virginia, ms. foxx -- the

Doris O. Matsui

3:10:37 to 3:10:53( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: gentlewoman from nor th carolina, virginia v foxx -- i am so sorry. i apologize. i look forward to wloorking with her on that as we've worked together on the agriculture committee. i think what we've

Doris O. Matsui

3:10:53 to 3:11:08( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: done has really made a difference. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from illinois is recognized. mr. davis: mr. speaker, to gets back to h.r. 6113, to amend title

Doris O. Matsui

3:11:08 to 3:11:25( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: 44, united states code, it to require each agency toir include a co ntact telephone on number inmb its collection of information in order to assist people with filling out government forms,

Doris O. Matsui

3:11:25 to 3:11:43( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: i urge passage and yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the question is withll the house suspend the rulesen and pass

Doris O. Matsui

3:11:43 to 3:11:58( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: a h.r.. 6113, as amended. 13 those in favor say aye. those opposed, no. anybody, 2/3 having responded in the affirmative -- mrs. boyda: mr. speaker. the speakeker pro tempore: the e: gentlewoman

Doris O. Matsui

3:11:58 to 3:12:14( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: from kansas. mrs. boyda: i'd like to request a recorded vote, please. p the speaker pro tempore: does o the gentlelady ask for the yeas sk and nays? ? mrs. boyda: yesoy, asking for the t yeas and nays.nd

Doris O. Matsui

3:12:14 to 3:12:31( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: the speaker pro tempore: the yeas and n ays are requested. es all those in favor of taking this vote by the yeas v and nays will rise and re main standing until counted. suft, the -- a

Doris O. Matsui

3:12:31 to 3:12:47( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: sufficient number having arisen, yeas and nays are ordered. pursuant to clause 8 of rule 2cl0 and the chair's prior announcement, further proceedings on this motion will on be postponed. the gentleman

Doris O. Matsui

3:12:47 to 3:13:00( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: from illinois is recognized. mr. davis: mr. speaker, i move that the house suspend the rules and adopt the resolution, h.res. 1143. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will r eport the title

Doris O. Matsui

3:13:00 to 3:13:21( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: of tl the resolution. th the clerk: house resolution 1143, reso lution supporting the rt goals and ideals of the apple crunch and the nationch's domestic apple industry. the speaker pro tempore:

Doris O. Matsui

3:13:21 to 3:13:40( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: pursuant to the rule, the gentleman from illinois, mr. davis, and the gentlewoman from north carolina, ms. foxx, each will control 20s minutes. the chair recognizes the gentleman from

Doris O. Matsui

3:13:40 to 3:13:54( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: illinois. mr. davis: mr. speaker, i ask unanimous consent that all members may have five legislative days to revise and extend their remarkste. the speaker pro tempore: without objection.

Daniel E. Lungren

3:13:54 to 3:14:07( Edit History Discussion )

Daniel E. Lungren: mr. davis: tha nk you, mr. speaker. and now i yield myself such s time as i may consume.i as a member of the house committee on oversight and government reform, i'm pleased to stand in

Daniel E. Lungren

3:13:54 to 3:14:56( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Daniel E. Lungren

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