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House Proceeding 11-03-09 on Nov 3rd, 2009 :: 4:51:25 to 4:54:00
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Steve King

4:51:22 to 4:51:43( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: energy is coming. but we are saying, don't you worr have some more taxes in this government-run health care system. mr. king: reclaiming my time, to put it in perspective, in 2006, speaker pelosi became the speaker with a democrat majority in this congress.

Steve King

4:51:25 to 4:54:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Steve King

Steve King

4:51:44 to 4:52:08( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: charlie rangel became the chairman of the ways and means committee. we had this whole series of bush tax cuts that went into law, may 28, 2003 that stimulated the economy and they were the right thing to do to bring us out of the downward decline we were in. and the chairman, charlie rangel, went before news media

Steve King

4:52:09 to 4:52:31( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: after news media, pundit after pundit, which ones will you save, eliminate, how would you configure these taxes? there was never a straight answer, but in the process of elimination, over a period of about five weeks, it was eliminated that charlie rangel didn't support any of these taxes. by february, we saw industrial

Steve King

4:52:32 to 4:52:52( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: investment drop in this country drop dramatically and that was the first indicator of what was going to happen. capital is smart. it will do the rational thing. it gets a tax increase and invests less. that started in 2007. february of 2007 and it has been

Steve King

4:52:53 to 4:53:14( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: in a decline ever since until such time as we end up with the henry paulson tarp money and this government that decided they wanted to borrow trillions of dollars and buy up the private sector of the united states. one can go to the socialist website, the democratic

Steve King

4:53:15 to 4:53:35( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: socialists of america and there's the playbook and that has been hang ng out there. they will argue they are aren't communist. they don't want to nationalize the barber shop but the fortune 500 companies and they don't need to do it at one time but do

Steve King

4:53:36 to 4:53:57( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: it incrementally. americans are thinking it is happening in one fell swoop. the people running in this country do not belie in free enterprise but a managed economy that is run for the benefit -- companies run for the benefit of the people affted by them. guess who that is, the workers

Steve King

4:53:58 to 4:54:01( Edit History Discussion )

Steve King: and customers. that's why the investors got

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