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House Proceeding on Oct 2nd, 2008 :: 0:25:39 to 0:29:15
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and i yield back, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: the time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from ohio rise? >> i ask permission to address the house for one minute

John Jr.Conyers

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John Jr.Conyers: and to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: r without objection, so ordered. mr. kucinich: someone sticks up a bank, they get a jail g sentence. wall street sticks up the nation,

John Jr.Conyers

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Speech By: John Jr.Conyers


John Jr.Conyers

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John Jr.Conyers: they get a $700 billion bailout. the free market doesn't mean wall street should be free to steal from the american taxpayers. it's a free market, not a spree market. the american values of

John Jr.Conyers

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John Jr.Conyers: fairness, frugality and faith are being sacrificed to greed. the senate took a dreadful bill that failed on the house floor, made no substantive changes for protection for investors and

John Jr.Conyers

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John Jr.Conyers: instead attach tax provisionta that is has absolutely nothing to do with the underlying financial crisis. among the tax credits are tax credits for banks. borrowing money from the banks to

John Jr.Conyers

0:26:39 to 0:26:51( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: give money from banks so we take toxic assets and return. the proble m is people can't pay for their mortgages. and their homes are in danger. got to remember this. if this bill passes it doesn't

John Jr.Conyers

0:26:51 to 0:27:05( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: address the underlying crisis. people can't pay for their mortgages. people -- the market may g- o up temporarily, but people will still be losing their homes. and what will we have accomplished?

John Jr.Conyers

0:27:05 to 0:27:20( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: wake up, america. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from texas rise? mr. doggett: mr. speaker, i ask to address the house for one he minute. the speaker pro tempore:

John Jr.Conyers

0:27:20 to 0:27:35( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: without objection, the gentleman is recognized. mr. doggett: i commend warren buffett on his confidence in is american business. but his investment in goldman sachs is not a charityible donation.

John Jr.Conyers

0:27:35 to 0:27:48( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: he's buying preferred stock. why should american taxpayers get anything less? why does he buy the preferred and we buy the leftovers? i share my neighbor's concerns about the impact of some in washington

John Jr.Conyers

0:27:48 to 0:27:59( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: hitting the panic button on their retirement, their home or their business. but when markets are poisoned, you demand the best anectdote, not yield to president bush's take it or leave it

John Jr.Conyers

0:27:59 to 0:28:12( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: demand. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the time has expired. >> mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentlewoman from california rise? >> i ask unanimous

John Jr.Conyers

0:28:12 to 0:28:24( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: consent that the speaker be authorized to entertain motions to suspend the rules on the legislative at day of october 2, thursday, relating to the following measures, s. 3641, s. 3197 and h.r.

John Jr.Conyers

0:28:24 to 0:28:37( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: 7221. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered. pursuant to clause 8 of rule 20, the chair will postpone further proceedings today on motions to suspend the rules on which a

John Jr.Conyers

0:28:37 to 0:28:47( Edit History Discussion )

John Jr.Conyers: recorded vote or the yeas and nays are requested. or on which the vote is objected to under clause 6 of rule 20. record votes on postponed questions will be taken later. for what purpose does

John Jr.Conyers

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John Jr.Conyers: the gentleman from michigan rise? mr. conyers: mr. speaker, i move to suspend the rules and pass the senate bill s. 3197. the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the title of the

John Jr.Conyers

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John Jr.Conyers: bill. the clerk: senate 3197, guard guard -- a bill to amend title 11, united states code, to exempt for a limited period, from the application of the means-test presumption of abuse under chapter

Chris Cannon

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Speech By: Chris Cannon


Chris Cannon

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Chris Cannon: 7, qualifying members of reserve components of the armed forces and members of the national guard who, after september 11, 2001, are called to active duty or to perform a homeland defense activity

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