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House Proceeding on Aug 4th, 2007 :: 0:46:05 to 0:48:25
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Joe Barton

0:40:36 to 0:46:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joe Barton

Joe Barton

0:45:50 to 0:46:05( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Barton: using taxpayer funds in this bill to the tune of $1 million a year should be devoted to the principle of, quot save energy, ride a bike. some might argue that depending on bicycles to solve

Patrick T. McHenry

0:46:05 to 0:48:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Patrick T. McHenry

Patrick T. McHenry

0:46:05 to 0:46:20( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick T. McHenry: our energy crisis is naive. perhaps ridiculous. some might even say that congress should use this energy legislatio n to create new energy. bring new nuclear power plants online. use clean coal

Patrick T. McHenry

0:46:20 to 0:46:37( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick T. McHenry: technology. energy exploration. but, no. no. they want to tell the american people, stop driving. ride a bike. this is absolutely amazing. apparently the democrats believe that the miracle on two

Patrick T. McHenry

0:46:37 to 0:46:49( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick T. McHenry: wheels that we know as a bicycle will end our dependence on foreign oil. i cannot make this stuff up. it's absolutely amazing. ladies and gentlemen, i bring you the democrats promoting 19th century

Patrick T. McHenry

0:46:49 to 0:47:02( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick T. McHenry: solutions to 21st century problems. if you don't like it, ride a bike f. you don't like the price at the pumps, ride a bike. stay tuned for the next big idea for the democrats. and improving fuel

Patrick T. McHenry

0:47:02 to 0:47:19( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick T. McHenry: efficiency by the horse and buggy. and i yield back. >> yields back. the gentleman ofe florida is recognized. >> speaker, my pleasure to yield 30 seconds to the gentleman of georgia. >> gentleman

Patrick T. McHenry

0:47:19 to 0:47:33( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick T. McHenry: from georgia recognized for 30 seconds. >> thank you my friend from florida for yielrding. i want to read one thing. every person in america has his or her voice heard respectful of the both the

Patrick T. McHenry

0:47:33 to 0:47:54( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick T. McHenry: founders and expectations of american people. we offer the following principles for restoring democracy and the peoples' house, guaranteeing that the voices of all the people are heard. that quote is from

Patrick T. McHenry

0:47:54 to 0:48:25( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick T. McHenry: speaker nancy pelosi. yet the republican substitute to this bill was not allowed. therefore, mr. speaker, i move that this house do adjourn. >> the question on theotion to adjourn, those in favor,

Lynn A. Westmoreland

0:48:25 to 0:48:44( Edit History Discussion )

Lynn A. Westmoreland: say aye. those opposed say no. the eayes appear to have it. >> mr. speaker, i demand the ayes and nays. >> the ayes and nays are requested. those in favor please rise. a quorum, mr. speaker. >>

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