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House Proceeding on Nov 19th, 2009 :: 0:45:40 to 0:47:15
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Virginia Foxx

0:45:37 to 0:45:57( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: of a unique county in our state and in our mr. speaker, i am proud to speak in support of the rule, the underlying legislation and i look forward to both. thank you. and i yield back. .

Virginia Foxx

0:45:40 to 0:47:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Virginia Foxx

Virginia Foxx

0:45:58 to 0:46:18( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady from north carolina. ms. foxx: thank you, mr. speaker. i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady is recognized. ms. foxx: republicans are getting very tired about being accused of not being sensitive to our environment. we are very sensitive to the environment. we want to protect water everywhere. we have been very, very vocal

Virginia Foxx

0:46:19 to 0:46:40( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: on that issue, especially this session, especially as it has related to the west. and my colleague on the rule comm however we are also concerned about jobs for the american people. we know that the unemployment rate has recently reached a record high of 10.2%. the highest unemployment rate our country has seen in 26

Virginia Foxx

0:46:41 to 0:47:01( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: years. aptly described in the "wall street journal" editorial this week, it's no wonder americans seem to have only three things on their mind right now, jobs, jobs, and jobs. if nothing else, the federal government should at very least do no harm to the job market. that's common sense. but that's exactly what the democrats in charge are doing

Virginia Foxx

0:47:02 to 0:47:17( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: with this legislation today. they are going to be harming american families by increasing unemployment. and i want to yield minutes again to my colleague from utah who is going to deal

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