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House Proceeding 11-06-07 on Nov 6th, 2007 :: 1:35:25 to 1:36:56
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Jerry Weller

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

Jerry Weller

1:35:14 to 1:35:25( Edit History Discussion )

Jerry Weller: mr. neal: madam speaker, i'd like to yield one minute to the gentleman from texas, a member of the ways and means committee, mr. doggett. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from texas

Lloyd Doggett

1:35:25 to 1:35:40( Edit History Discussion )

Lloyd Doggett: is recognized for one minute. mr. doggett: this does not begin on the battlefield and it must not end there. with approval of this legislation, texas veterans will be eligible for below

Lloyd Doggett

1:35:25 to 1:36:56( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Lloyd Doggett

Lloyd Doggett

1:35:40 to 1:35:57( Edit History Discussion )

Lloyd Doggett: market loans of up to $325,000. under the previous plaw, this be nefit was restricted to veterans who had served prior to 1977. today we close the gap for the many who have been our heroes

Lloyd Doggett

1:35:57 to 1:36:09( Edit History Discussion )

Lloyd Doggett: in the last 25 years who are not currently eligible.tl those who have served to keep us safe in our homes deserve a chance of a homef of their own. and that's what this bill does. we know

Lloyd Doggett

1:36:09 to 1:36:24( Edit History Discussion )

Lloyd Doggett: that veterans day is approaching. but every day we enjoy freedom bestowed by the sacrifices of those in uniform is a day we should honor. it is to be said that we should honor our vets with

Lloyd Doggett

1:36:24 to 1:36:35( Edit History Discussion )

Lloyd Doggett: our words and also with our deeds. well, today we expand the opportunity for each vet to obtain a deed for their home. as veterans paid the price to build our great democraeacy, we can afford to build

Lloyd Doggett

1:36:35 to 1:36:44( Edit History Discussion )

Lloyd Doggett: a foundation for homeownership. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. the gentleman from pennsylvania. mr. english: madam speaker, it's now my privilege to yield two

Lloyd Doggett

1:36:44 to 1:36:56( Edit History Discussion )

Lloyd Doggett: minutes to another member of our committee, the gentleman from texas, mr. brady. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from texas is recognized for two minutes. mr. brady: thank you, madam

Kevin Brady

1:36:56 to 1:37:09( Edit History Discussion )

Kevin Brady: speaker. i rise in support of this bill on the floor today that will provide additional tax relief to our nation's veterans, especially those who are seeking to purchase a home. this bill

Kevin Brady

1:36:56 to 1:38:26( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Kevin Brady

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