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House Proceeding 12-08-09 on Dec 8th, 2009 :: 0:20:10 to 0:21:45
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Lois Capps

0:20:09 to 0:20:29( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: wate the speaker pro tempo gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentlewoman from california rise? >> to address the house for one mi revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered, the gentlewoman is recognized for one minute. mrs. capps: i rise today in strong support of the wall street reform and consumer protection act.

Lois Capps

0:20:10 to 0:21:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Lois Capps

Lois Capps

0:20:30 to 0:20:50( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: this historic legislation will strengthen our financial regulatory system and better protect consumers from abuse by the lending and credit industries. most i legislation ends too big to fail and government bailout. never again will taxpayer dollars be used to bailout wall street and their overpaid executives.

Lois Capps

0:20:51 to 0:21:11( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: large financial institutions like a.i.g. or lehman brothers at risk of collapse will be dissolved in an orderly and controlled process. this process will be paid for by the shareholders, by creditors, and the assets of failed companies not by the taxpayers. for years wall street has reaped the spoils of success

Lois Capps

0:21:12 to 0:21:32( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: with no penalties for failure. this bill will end this unjustice and force wall street to accept responsibility for its failings. i urge my colleagues t this bill. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: are there further requests for

Lois Capps

0:21:33 to 0:21:47( Edit History Discussion )

Lois Capps: one-minute speeches? for what purpose does the gentleman from massachusetts rise? >> madam speaker, pursuant to clause 1 of rule 22, and by direction of the committee on appropriations, i move to take from the speaker's table the

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