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House Proceeding 12-02-09 on Dec 2nd, 2009 :: 1:40:55 to 1:43:10
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Steve Scalise

1:40:52 to 1:41:12( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: people, 10.2% unemployment. so what's happe exactly what we talked about. mr. scalise: some of the economic experts are actually saying that the true unemployment number is probably closer to 17%, because there are so many americans that just stopped looking for work because

Steve Scalise

1:40:55 to 1:43:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Steve Scalise

Steve Scalise

1:41:13 to 1:41:35( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: of the tough economic times. what we have pointed out back then in february, 10 months ago, we pointed out you don't create jobs by growing the size of government. you don't create jobs by borrowing money from our children and grandchildren. you create jobs by helping small businesses enjoy a climate where they can enjoy and create jobs

Steve Scalise

1:41:36 to 1:41:56( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: because it's not government that cates jobs, it's small businesses. they create 70% of all the jobs in this country. they are the job creators. and what american families have been saying is, government, stop all of these policies that are literally shutting down

Steve Scalise

1:41:57 to 1:42:17( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: companies and running jobs off what we have seen is is cap and trade energy tax. that has been one of their answers that literally would run millions of jobs out to other countries. then they came back with -- they had the bailouts and the stimulus bill and then the budget that doubled the national debt in five years. and after cap and trade, they

Steve Scalise

1:42:18 to 1:42:38( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: came with the health care bill, the government takeover of putting it as their top priority. president obama is using that as his top priority when the people are saying, we don't want a government care, but reform the things that are broken. and we presented legislation that actually fixes the p to ler costs, to address

Steve Scalise

1:42:39 to 1:43:00( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: pre-existing conditions, the real problems that american families are having. but what american families don't want to see is government takeover of health care and shift more people on to a s senior citizens know that. stop dealing with all of these policies that are running more

Steve Scalise

1:43:01 to 1:43:13( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: jobs out of our country and create jobs in small businesses by lowering tax rates. tomorrow, the democratic leadership is actually bringing

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