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House Proceeding on Sep 26th, 2008 :: 0:26:05 to 0:28:12
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Charles B. Rangel

0:25:02 to 0:26:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Charles B. Rangel

Charles B. Rangel

0:25:55 to 0:26:05( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: do anything until they send it over here? the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from massachusetts. mr. neal: madam speaker, i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore:

Richard E. Neal

0:26:05 to 0:26:18( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: the gentleman from massachusetts is recognized. mr. neal: madam speaker, the provisions of h.r. 7060, the renewable energy and job en creation tax act of 2008 extends generally for two years

Richard E. Neal

0:26:05 to 0:28:12( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Richard E. Neal

Richard E. Neal

0:26:18 to 0:26:34( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: various energy tax incentives and other tax provisions i -- and i've asked to make available to the public a technical explanation to the bill, the technical explanation expresses the committee's

Richard E. Neal

0:26:34 to 0:26:45( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: understanding of legislative intent behind this important legislation. it's available on the joint committee's website at www.jct.gov. madam speaker, the senate has not sent the bill over to us. none

Richard E. Neal

0:26:45 to 0:26:59( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: of us got elected here to defer to what the other body happens to think on any given day. we have repeatedly sent them good legislation over the course of the last year and half. only to

Richard E. Neal

0:26:59 to 0:27:10( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: have it rejected. i want to submit to you, i bet you during the course of mr. camp's career that's the last time he'll quote the majority leader of the united states senate on a piece of

Richard E. Neal

0:27:10 to 0:27:21( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: legislation. this is a responsible bill, and it is the constitutional prerogative of the house of representatives to originate in legislation. what's the sense of being on the ways and means committee

Richard E. Neal

0:27:21 to 0:27:34( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: if you defer to the other body on these matters? we have separate responsibilities for good reason. and that's what we're entertaining today. a reminder, there is no senate bill to consider -- they

Richard E. Neal

0:27:34 to 0:27:45( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: have not sent one over. how about the idea that they have don't have the paperwork by 11:00 they areby not going to consider this bill? why be on the ways and means committee? why be a member

Richard E. Neal

0:27:45 to 0:27:55( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: of the house of representatives? we have done a good job with these legislative matters and sent them back to them responsibly. we have rules here. we adhere to them. that's the fundamental

Richard E. Neal

0:27:55 to 0:28:03( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: difference, and i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from massachusetts reserves his time. the gentleman from michigan is recognized. mr. camp: at this

Richard E. Neal

0:28:03 to 0:28:12( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: time i yield to the distinguished member of the ways and means committee, the gentleman from california, mr. herger, three minutes. the speaker pro temporspe: the gentleman from california is

Wally Herger

0:28:12 to 0:28:29( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: recognized for three minutes. mr. herger: madam speaker, i rise in strong opposition to this phony tax extender bill. after months of negotiations, the senate finally reached an agreement on extending

Wally Herger

0:28:12 to 0:31:06( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Wally Herger

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