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House Proceeding 10-30-07 on Oct 30th, 2007 :: 0:22:36 to 0:23:54
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Candice S. Miller

0:21:22 to 0:22:36( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Candice S. Miller

Candice S. Miller

0:22:19 to 0:22:36( Edit History Discussion )

Candice S. Miller: rise rise? >> i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute and revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentlewoman is recognized for one minute. ms. solis: thank you,

Hilda L. Solis

0:22:36 to 0:22:49( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: madam speaker. today i rise to discuss homeless homelessness and poverty in the saab gabriel valley. at least 47% of the adults living below poverty line inn l.a. county work part time and full-time.

Hilda L. Solis

0:22:36 to 0:23:54( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Hilda L. Solis

Hilda L. Solis

0:22:49 to 0:23:01( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: they have to balance food, gas prices and health care. the increasing costs can lead to homelessness if you can't make these payments. in los angeles county, over 152,000 people are homeless over the

Hilda L. Solis

0:23:01 to 0:23:14( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: course of the year, and in the city which i represent, at least 1,500 children were home less last year. i'm proud that democrats have already taken steps to reduce poverty and homelessness. in

Hilda L. Solis

0:23:14 to 0:23:29( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: 2007, our farm bill raise ed the minimum benefit in the food stamp program for the first time in 30 ars. for the first time in more than 10 years, we've raise ed the minimum wage and expanded american

Hilda L. Solis

0:23:29 to 0:23:40( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: homeownership and also would help to provide and ensure that low-income and middle- middle-income families have affordable mortgage loans. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: for

Hilda L. Solis

0:23:40 to 0:23:44( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: what purpose does the gentleman from new jersey rise? >> to address the house for one minute, madam speaker. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman' s recognized for one minunete. mr. pallone: thank

Hilda L. Solis

0:23:44 to 0:23:54( Edit History Discussion )

Hilda L. Solis: you, madam speaker. we're fast approaching the one- one-year ann iversary of the november election when the american people went to the polls and demanded to take our nation in a new direction.

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:23:54 to 0:24:06( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: over the last 10 months, the new democratic congress hacrs produced real results that are now making a real difference in millions of americans' lives. for 10 years, republican congresses had refuse

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:23:54 to 0:25:04( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Frank Jr.Pallone

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