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House Proceeding on Oct 23rd, 2007 :: 0:10:54 to 0:12:06
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Adrian Smith

0:10:43 to 0:10:54( Edit History Discussion )

Adrian Smith: ending this violence. thank you, madam speaker. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentlema dn from new york rise? >> to address the house for one minute and

Steve Israel

0:10:54 to 0:11:03( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized. >> madam speaker, last week despite the best efforts of the democratic majority and about 44 republicans,

Steve Israel

0:10:54 to 0:12:06( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Steve Israel

Steve Israel

0:11:03 to 0:11:14( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: we were unable to override the president's veto of health insurance for the family of poor and working families. despite the fact that our schip program was entirely pay for, lo, madam speaker,

Steve Israel

0:11:14 to 0:11:23( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: i believe that a strong nation can do both. you can be fiscally responsible and you can take care of your children. good families manage to be fiscally responsible and take care of their children.

Steve Israel

0:11:23 to 0:11:35( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: it's just a matter of priorities. and i will say, madam speaker, that i was struck by some of the mispriorities that i heard about, the same people who said we can't afford health insurance

Steve Israel

0:11:35 to 0:11:46( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: for our children, increased spending 7% a year since 2001, and voted to increase our debt limit four out of the past five years. the difference is that they spent on the wrong things. no spending.

Steve Israel

0:11:46 to 0:11:57( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: we can't afford health care for children, but billions of dollars in tax cuts for the most profitable oil companies on earth? we can't afford spending for health insurance for our children,

Steve Israel

0:11:57 to 0:12:06( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Israel: but billions of io dollars in spending in no big contracts for halliburton? we've increasedette debt. we're telling our kids we can't afford to help them with the x-rays. i thank you the speaker

Joseph R. Pitts

0:12:06 to 0:12:15( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph R. Pitts: and yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from pennsylvania rise? without objection, the gentleman is recognized. >> madam speaker,

Joseph R. Pitts

0:12:06 to 0:13:22( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joseph R. Pitts

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