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House Proceeding 11-06-07 on Nov 6th, 2007 :: 1:31:51 to 1:33:43
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Phil English

1:31:48 to 1:31:51( Edit History Discussion )

Phil English: chamber at the proper time and includes the right incentives to help our men and women in uniform. overall, this legislation is a bundle of commonsense changes to help those who have contributed

Richard E. Neal

1:31:51 to 1:31:54( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: to the defense of our nation and the protection of our freedoms. i'm proud to be a supporter of this initiative, and i retain the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman

Richard E. Neal

1:31:51 to 1:33:43( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Richard E. Neal

Richard E. Neal

1:31:54 to 1:31:57( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: from washington. mr. mcdermott: madam speaker, i yield to the gentleman from massachusetts, mr. neal, two minutes. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for two minutes. mr. neal: thank

Richard E. Neal

1:31:57 to 1:32:01( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: you, madam speaker. i'm delighted that this bipartisan legislation is before the house today. it also is certainly of great assist to our active military and reservists and indeed their families.

Richard E. Neal

1:32:01 to 1:32:18( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: the bill we're considering today is the product of a joint hearing held last month by the select revenue measures subcommittee, led by myself and ranking member english, in the income security

Richard E. Neal

1:32:18 to 1:32:30( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: subcommittee led by chairman mcdermott and ranking member weller. we heard from a number of military families -- members of congress and others who discussed their proposals to either enhance tax

Richard E. Neal

1:32:30 to 1:32:47( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: provisions or reduce burdens on those who serve or volunteer for america. the bill we are considering today, which passed out of the full committee last week, is a product of those deliberations,

Richard E. Neal

1:32:47 to 1:33:01( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: and we will go forward to assist those serving this country, again, emphasizing support for their families. they have been willing to sacrifice for our defense. we must remember, once again, that

Richard E. Neal

1:33:01 to 1:33:23( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: this is a shared sacrifice. the family of someone serving this country can suffer financially as well as emotionally during extended tours. congress has a responsibility to ensure that the

Richard E. Neal

1:33:23 to 1:33:33( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: tax code and other income security provisions do not create problems but rather solve them for military families, and that is exactly what th bill will allow us to do. the speaker pro

Richard E. Neal

1:33:33 to 1:33:43( Edit History Discussion )

Richard E. Neal: tempore: the gentleman from washington. mr. mcdermott: madam speaker, i ask unanimous consent that mr. neal handle the time. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. the gentleman from pennsylvania.

Jerry Weller

1:33:43 to 1:33:55( Edit History Discussion )

Jerry Weller: pe mr. english: madam speaker, at this point i would like to yield two minutes to a leader on our committee, the distinguished gentleman from illinois, mr. weller. the speaker pro tempore:

Jerry Weller

1:33:43 to 1:35:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jerry Weller

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