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House Proceeding 11-06-07 on Nov 6th, 2007 :: 3:31:51 to 3:35:34
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Steve Chabot

3:26:28 to 3:31:51( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Steve Chabot

Steve Chabot

3:31:42 to 3:31:51( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Chabot: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves. the gentlewoman from new york. ms. velazquez: i'm pleeped to close. mr. chabot: i am prepared to close. ms. velazquez: i reserve the balance

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:31:51 to 3:32:04( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: of my time. mr. chabot: i yield back my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from new york. ms. velazquez: i yield myself the balance of my time. there's no question that today's

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:31:51 to 3:35:34( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Nydia M. Velazquez

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:32:04 to 3:32:15( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: economic environment is increasingly difficult for small firms to thrive in. th we have seen record highs in gas prices, unmanageable heamalthcare costs and barriers in the way of accessing affordable

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:32:15 to 3:32:27( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: capitol. now more than ever, -- capital. now more than ever small business need program they can rely on that are well-equipped to meet theineeds. with the small business programs act of 2007

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:32:27 to 3:32:43( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: that is exactly what we're giving entrepreneurs. this legislation ensures that our nation's 27 million entrepreneurs have access to the business development assistance that they need and deserve.

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:32:43 to 3:32:56( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: these firms employ 1/2 of our work force, spur economic development and revitalize our communities. when their businesses are growing and flourishing, the sh benefits are filled across the country

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:32:56 to 3:33:10( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: -- felt across the country. with the passage of h.r. 3866, we set program levels for s.b.a.'s entrepreneurial assistance initiatives updating and mondayed modernizing them. the primarily -- modernizing

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:33:10 to 3:33:22( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: them. the primary goal is to help entrepreneurs that have the drive but need assistance. it is clear that small firms play a crucial role in our economy by ensuring that this businesses

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:33:22 to 3:33:39( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: have current assistance, we are investing in our communities, helping to create jobs and benefiting the nation as a whole. i would like to take this opportunity to thank ranking member

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:33:39 to 3:33:54( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: chabot for your collaboration, for us to work together in a responsible way, to follow regular order and i am very proud that every time that we have considered legislation we have done in a very

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:33:54 to 3:34:06( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: inclusive, open way and we can show results with the passage of this bill, we have passed 15 bills through the house of representatives. i'm very proud of that product and it shows things that can be

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:34:06 to 3:34:24( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: done when we respect each other, despite our differences. but we show the american public that we are willing to work or together on their behalf. i also would like to take an opportunity to

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:34:24 to 3:34:37( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: thank the staff that worked on this legislation from the small business committee majority mmstaff, michael day and from they minority staff, barry, kevin and mike. i strongly urge my colleagues

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:34:37 to 3:34:50( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: to vote for h.r. 38 of 6, the small business -- 3866, the small business program s act of 2007. and i ask unanimous d consent that all members may have five legislative days in which to revise

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:34:50 to 3:35:00( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: and extend their remarks and include ex trainious material on h.r. 3866 as amended. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered. ms. velazquez: i yield back the balance of my time.

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:35:00 to 3:35:10( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman yields back. all time has expired. the question is, will the house suspend the rules and pass h.r. 3866? those in favor say -- as amended. those

Nydia M. Velazquez

3:35:10 to 3:35:34( Edit History Discussion )

Nydia M. Velazquez: in favor say aye. those opposed say no. in the opinion of the chair, 2/3 of those voting having responded in the affirmative, the rules are suspended, the bill is passed and without objection

3:35:34 to 3:35:48( Edit History Discussion )

José E. Serrano: the motion to reconsider is laid upon the table. for what purpose does the gentleman from ohio rise? >> mr. speaker, i have a privilege resolution. pur suant to 2-a-1 of rule 9 i rise to give

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