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House Proceeding on Sep 17th, 2009 :: 0:09:10 to 0:10:10
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Peter A. DeFazio

0:09:06 to 0:09:27( Edit History Discussion )

Peter A. DeFazio: agenda. the media should be objective and not intentionally slant their polling data. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. for what purpose does the gentleman from oregon rise? mr. defazio: to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. defazio: there's a lot of talk on the republican side

Peter A. DeFazio

0:09:10 to 0:10:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Peter A. DeFazio

Peter A. DeFazio

0:09:28 to 0:09:49( Edit History Discussion )

Peter A. DeFazio: yesterday about the government takeover of the student loan business. what nonsense. i mean, what we are going to do is stop subsidizing the banks. that's what t republicans are really upset about here. today, for every dollar in student loans, the taxpayers are dinged 15 cents, subsidies to the banks.

Peter A. DeFazio

0:09:50 to 0:10:10( Edit History Discussion )

Peter A. DeFazio: if we convert to a national direct student loan program, the minority of the loans go through that today, for every dollar we lend to a student we'll get back $1.03. government like a business but their idea of a business is shoveling subsidies to the private sector. i want to run government like a business. i want to give more loans to

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