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House Proceeding 07-30-08 on Jul 30th, 2008 :: 3:07:49 to 3:09:40
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Paul Ryan

3:06:45 to 3:07:49( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan

3:07:31 to 3:07:49( Edit History Discussion )

Paul Ryan: to goo home and answer to thend american people why they are not back working finding an american independent ener gy policy to move forward. now i'd lik ie to yield to my good friend from

Steve Israel

3:07:49 to 3:08:05( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: eastern tennessee, ee david davis. mr. davis: i thank you. it's good to be with you. w many of my colleagues from around the country. c the american peoplee are hurting. young families are

Steve Israel

3:07:49 to 3:09:40( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Steve Israel

Steve Israel

3:08:05 to 3:08:20( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: hurting. senior adults areni hurting. small businesses aress hurting. energy prices are hurting us all. a family that rentsen cabins for a living in myng district back in northeast tennessee recently

Steve Israel

3:08:20 to 3:08:35( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: told me that they have seen a 50% to 60%0% decrease in rentals in the past -- during the past spring and a summer. they told me that this decrease in ren tals may force the family f busi

Steve Israel

3:08:35 to 3:08:45( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: ness to go into bankruptcy an because they rely on tourists who travel to the beautiful mountains of northeast tennessee. oil prices also affect many of our daily essentials.s. here's a

Steve Israel

3:08:45 to 3:09:01( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: small list of everyday items that r ely on oil for their production. see if you use any of theouse products. we need oil, we need american oil. hearing aids, tennis rackets, eyeglasses, soft contact lenses,

Steve Israel

3:09:01 to 3:09:17( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: trash bags, glue, ball point pens, carpets, tires, artificial limbs,mb bandages, and dentures to name just a few. >> would the gentleman yield? davis: yes.s. >> i used to farm, i'm a

Steve Israel

3:09:17 to 3:09:29( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: medical m doctor as you know, had a lot of things that we deal with in he alth care or petroleum-based also. but as a farmer i used not only diesel fuel in my tractor but i also used oil-based

Steve Israel

3:09:29 to 3:09:40( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: oril petroleum-basedtr products to keep weeds outut of my crops. to keep bugs out k of my crops and those sorts ofrt things. having a shortage ofe oil is going to dinrass i canly affect agriculture

Stephen Cohen

3:09:40 to 3:09:51( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen Cohen: which means it's goin g to drastically affect food prices to every single consumer in america tod ay. that'sat another reason why i think it's absolutely critical that we get american oil and

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