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House Proceeding 09-14-09 on Sep 14th, 2009 :: 3:31:25 to 3:34:45
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Steve King

3:31:21 to 3:31:42( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: for a dominant political party? does it get any more circular than that and some might suggest incestuous. mr. king: the statement that was made about investigating acorn was made by chairman john conyers.

3:31:24 to 3:31:47( Edit History Discussion )

does it get any more circular than that and some might suggest incestuous. mr. king: the statement that was made about investigating acorn was made by chairman john conyers. we had a hearing before the constitution subcommittee.

Steve King

3:31:25 to 3:34:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Steve King

Steve King

3:31:43 to 3:32:03( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: we had a hearing before the constitution subcommittee. the subcommittee chairman is jerry nadler. the chairman said, we should look into it. chairman nadler said when i see something of substance, i will investigate.

3:31:48 to 3:32:08( Edit History Discussion )

the subcommittee chairman is jerry nadler. the chairman said, we should look into it. chairman nadler said when i see something of substance, i will investigate. john conyers said that the powers that be have decided there wouldn't be hearings.

Steve King

3:32:04 to 3:32:25( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: john conyers said that the powers that be have decided there wouldn't be hearings. who could the powers that be be when you are the chairman of the judiciary committee in the ho of representatives and you look up and say the powers that be are the speaker or the president of the united states.

3:32:09 to 3:32:30( Edit History Discussion )

who could the powers that be be when you are the chairman of the judiciary committee in the ho of representatives and you look up and say the powers that be are the speaker or the president of the united states. what we do know is that the president of the united states used to work for acorn.

Steve King

3:32:26 to 3:32:48( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: what we do know is that the president of the united states used to work for acorn. he not only worked for acorn but was a trainer for acorn and headed up aroject vote which is part and parcel of acorn. he wore a jersey, player and coach and alumni who has

3:32:31 to 3:32:52( Edit History Discussion )

he not only worked for acorn but was a trainer for acorn and headed up aroject vote which is part and parcel of acorn. he wore a jersey, player and coach and alumni who has acorn to help facilitate hiring eople to help acorn.

Steve King

3:32:49 to 3:33:09( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: acorn to help facilitate hiring eople to help acorn. . we have a president of the united states with a chief of staff named rahm emanuel who used to serve in the house of representatives, he's known for a hardball, hard core chicago-style politics and we're going to have to wonder if we

3:32:53 to 3:33:14( Edit History Discussion )

. we have a president of the united states with a chief of staff named rahm emanuel who used to serve in the house of representatives, he's known for a hardball, hard core chicago-style politics and we're going to have to wonder if we can actually get hearings and investigations? here's what need today happen, mr. speaker.

Steve King

3:33:10 to 3:33:30( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: can actually get hearings and investigations? here's what need today happen, mr. speaker. this congress needs to have multiple committees with bipartisan hearings and investigations on every aspect of acorn. the department of justice has to deploy an entire division to go in and do a complete forensic audit of every dollar that comes and goes from acorn and every one of their affiliates.

3:33:15 to 3:33:36( Edit History Discussion )

this congress needs to have multiple committees with bipartisan hearings and investigations on every aspect of acorn. the department of justice has to deploy an entire division to go in and do a complete forensic audit of every dollar that comes and goes from acorn and every one of their affiliates. they've got to bring the i.r.s. into this so we can tra every dollar. and we've got to see

Steve King

3:33:31 to 3:33:51( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: they've got to bring the i.r.s. into this so we can tra every dollar. and we've got to see indictments, we've got to see the pepper walk. we're going to have to see people t in prison for what they're doing to the american taxpayer, mr. speaker. mrs. bachmann: and also there's video footage today of the president speaking to acorn saying that acorn would be a part if his decision making on

3:33:37 to 3:33:59( Edit History Discussion )

indictments, we've got to see the pepper walk. we're going to have to see people t in prison for what they're doing to the american taxpayer, mr. speaker. mrs. bachmann: and also there's video footage today of the president speaking to acorn saying that acorn would be a part if his decision making on various bills. mr. king: mr. speaker, did i hear the gavel? does that mean my time's

Steve King

3:33:52 to 3:34:12( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: various bills. mr. king: mr. speaker, did i hear the gavel? does that mean my time's expired? the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman has 60 seconds. mr. king: i thank you, mr speaker. sile simply conclude and pick up the sound very well, but i appreciate the gentlelady from minnesota coming to the floor to

3:34:00 to 3:34:20( Edit History Discussion )

expired? the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman has 60 seconds. mr. king: i thank you, mr speaker. sile simply conclude and pick up the sound very well, but i appreciate the gentlelady from minnesota coming to the floor to engage in this discussion and dialogue that we have. i'll appreciate it when this congress steps foard and does the investigations of acorn and

Steve King

3:34:13 to 3:34:34( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: engage in this discussion and dialogue that we have. i'll appreciate it when this congress steps foard and does the investigations of acorn and multiple committees, the finance committee, the ways and means committee, the judiciary committee, the government reform committee, those among others, and when the justice department steps up and instead of shutting down investigation of voter

3:34:21 to 3:34:41( Edit History Discussion )

multiple committees, the finance committee, the ways and means committee, the judiciary committee, the government reform committee, those among others, and when the justice department steps up and instead of shutting down investigation of voter intimidation which was an open and shut case in philadelphia, if they'd step in and do an investigation of acorn, let's give the taxpayers their due,

Steve King

3:34:35 to 3:34:45( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: intimidation which was an open and shut case in philadelphia, if they'd step in and do an investigation of acorn, let's give the taxpayers their due, let's represent the american people, let's clean this place

3:34:42 to 3:35:02( Edit History Discussion )

let's represent the american people, let's clean this place up and let's have the high by the founding fathers with that, mr. speaker, i thank you and i yiel my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. is there a motion to adjourn? mrs. bachmann: yes, mr. speaker, i make a motion to adjourn. the speaker pro tempore: the

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