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House Proceeding on Jul 31st, 2008 :: 1:02:17 to 1:04:02
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Rosa L. DeLauro

1:00:44 to 1:02:17( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Rosa L. DeLauro

Rosa L. DeLauro

1:02:00 to 1:02:17( Edit History Discussion )

Rosa L. DeLauro: when we travel in our o cars, that is wrong. current law requires the r v.a. secretary to raise the veterans' deductible to pay for when the mileage reimbursement goes up. many of our veterans

Lois Capps

1:02:17 to 1:02:27( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: travel andl travelong distances and end up paying for that out of their own pocket. ke this bill would fix these problems by making it more generous and fair in the reimbursement. it

Lois Capps

1:02:17 to 1:04:02( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Lois Capps

Lois Capps

1:02:27 to 1:02:41( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: would set the mileage rate at the same rate that other members of congress and other federal employeesra receive. it would eliminate the deductible and itle would eliminate the restrictions

Lois Capps

1:02:41 to 1:02:57( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: on eligibility so more of ouror veterans would be able to receive that. mr. sp eaker, our veterans served us now it's tim ie we serve them. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has

Lois Capps

1:02:57 to 1:03:19( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from indiana rise? e?mr. pence: i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pr o tempore:

Lois Capps

1:03:19 to 1:03:36( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: without objection, the gentleman from indiana is recognized for one minute. mr. pence: thank you, mr. speaker. yesterday by one vote the house voted tote adjourn. as soon as today for the

Lois Capps

1:03:36 to 1:03:49( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: august recess. this means congress is about to take a five week vacation without even taking a vote on bipartisan measu res that would lessen o ur dependence on foreign oil by allowing

Lois Capps

1:03:49 to 1:04:02( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: more domestic drilling on the outer continental shelf.in mr. speaker, the american people won't get a vacation from hig h gasoline prices sori congress shouldn't take a vacation until we lntessen

Debbie Wasserman Schultz

1:04:02 to 1:04:18( Edit History Discussion )

Debbie Wasserman Schultz: our dependence on foreign ndoil. if the speaker won't keep the house in session to allow this vote, i urge president bush to callll an immediate energy special sess ion of congress. under

Debbie Wasserman Schultz

1:04:02 to 1:05:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Debbie Wasserman Schultz

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