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House Proceeding 12-02-09 on Dec 2nd, 2009 :: 1:47:10 to 1:49:30
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Steve Scalise

1:47:08 to 1:47:29( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: work the way the administration said that's where we're going to be. you see the trend of that line? that's not a hopeful trend. i yield to my friend. mr. scalise: i thank my friend from missouri pointing that out. when you go back to those comments, the treasury secretary of f.d.r., the comments he made

Steve Scalise

1:47:10 to 1:49:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Steve Scalise

Steve Scalise

1:47:30 to 1:47:52( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: in 1939, ther is an old saying. history repeats itself. and the unfortunate part of that is we are standing at a critical point in our nation's history. we are at one of those crossroads and are we going to be here and try to perpetrate the great legac that is that every generation

Steve Scalise

1:47:53 to 1:48:13( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: has inherited a better generation than the one that was passed down to them by the previous generation. it's at risk because of the spending and the borrowing that's being perpetrated by the liberals that are running when you show that comment from f.d.r., it's very telling,

Steve Scalise

1:48:14 to 1:48:34( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: because wh this administration came in, president obam inherited the worst economy since the great depression. first of all, if you go back and look at the great depression and the signs there, they were much worse than the signs he inherited. the signs he inherited weren't as bad as what jimmy carter

Steve Scalise

1:48:35 to 1:48:56( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: create reagan. jimmy carter, double-digit inflation. they created a neterm for it called stagflation. it was a single-digit number. we had low inflation and low

Steve Scalise

1:48:57 to 1:49:18( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: interest rates. because of president obama's policies, these policies like cap and trade, like the spending and t government health takeover, they have led to double-digit unemployment, but what we are starting to see are signs of creeping up inter inflation because of the policies of president obama.

Steve Scalise

1:49:19 to 1:49:32( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: when he says this is the worst economy since the great depression, what he was trying to do is set up an event because he knew thinks policies probably would create double-digit

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