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House Proceeding on Jul 31st, 2009 :: 2:26:40 to 2:27:35
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Al Green

2:26:37 to 2:26:57( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: negative consequences. he was talking about that insignificant pay on pay he's now talking about. i yield a minute to the gentleman from indiana. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for one minute. mr. carson: mr. speaker, today i've heard a number of interesting accusations about what this legislation would do if passed. i have heard that the government will sit in board

Al Green

2:26:40 to 2:27:35( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Al Green

Al Green

2:26:58 to 2:27:18( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: rooms and set caps on pay. are acustomed to hearing these kinds of false arguments from those who wish to maintain the status quo. my constituents sent me to congress to move beyond the status quo of a broken financial regulatory structure. they sent me to enact commonsense reforms like those included in the legislation we're discussing today, mr. speaker.

Al Green

2:27:19 to 2:27:35( Edit History Discussion )

Al Green: they know that average families have cut back, worked longer hours and have saved their money during this crisis. meanwhile, wall street execs have acted irresponsibly and have enjoyed lavish compensation packages that have allowed their companies to fail. so i'm proud to be an original

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