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House Proceeding on Nov 8th, 2007 :: 0:08:19 to 0:09:27
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Earl Blumenauer

0:08:11 to 0:08:19( Edit History Discussion )

Earl Blumenauer: have failed in their attempt to hold veterans' spending hostage. the senate's action was commendable and should have been expected. veterans' groups from around the nation have made it clear,

Marsha Blackburn

0:08:19 to 0:08:31( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: it is wrong and cynical to use their bill for political purposes. now the democratic majority is saying they will not try to have this vital legislation on the president's desk by veterans day,

Marsha Blackburn

0:08:19 to 0:09:27( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Marsha Blackburn

Marsha Blackburn

0:08:31 to 0:08:45( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: but there's a way out of this box. yesterday i introduced the milcon-v.a. conference agreement as a stand-alone bill. it is identical to the bill already agreed upon by house and senate

Marsha Blackburn

0:08:45 to 0:09:01( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: negotiators. it could be passed today by unanimous consent and immediately sent to the senate. members who are tired of the political games should co-sponsor this bill and urge speaker

Marsha Blackburn

0:09:01 to 0:09:13( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: pelosi to take it up today. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. for what purpose does the gentleman from oregon rise? >> to address the house for one minute.

Marsha Blackburn

0:09:13 to 0:09:27( Edit History Discussion )

Marsha Blackburn: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for one minute. mr. defazio: it's a beautiful day under the dome, another day, another free trade agreement. but in main street america it's

John Hall

0:09:27 to 0:09:40( Edit History Discussion )

John Hall: not so bright. the dollar is dropping. we're borrowing $2 billion a day from overseas to buy things here we don't make in america anymore. we lost five million manufacturing jobs, 40,000 in oregon.

John Hall

0:09:27 to 0:10:36( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Hall

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