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House Proceeding on Dec 11th, 2009 :: 1:39:25 to 1:42:20
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Barney Frank

1:39:21 to 1:39:41( Edit History Discussion )

Barney Frank: their home. the best way to end tarp is to end tarp. and every member of this body will have the opportunity to do later this afteron. i reserve the balance of my time. reserves. the gentlewoman from ohio is recognized. ms. kilroy: i yield two minutes to the chairman of our committee, barney frank.

Barney Frank

1:39:25 to 1:42:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Barney Frank

Barney Frank

1:39:42 to 1:40:03( Edit History Discussion )

Barney Frank: th massachusetts is recognized for two minutes. mr. frank: the gentleman from texas's instinct be known overcomes that so he has to negative things. among them, though, the most outla effort to blame unemployment on president obama.

Barney Frank

1:40:04 to 1:40:24( Edit History Discussion )

Barney Frank: president obama inherited from president bush a very serious recession. it turns out now the worst since the great depression. and it was begun by those who certified the nonpartisan entities that do that. in december of 2007 after many years of republican rule, both

Barney Frank

1:40:25 to 1:40:46( Edit History Discussion )

Barney Frank: in the house and senate and in the white house. unemployment is decreasing now, and you don't go from very bad to perfect. but this effort to evade responsibility for the republican policies that caused this recession is, as i said, one of the great examples of blame shifting.

Barney Frank

1:40:47 to 1:41:07( Edit History Discussion )

Barney Frank: i have suffered a great disease outbreak on january 23, 2001. mass amnesia hit the re party. the massive deficit that brought about our financial collapse. the millions of jobs loss, administration with the worst job record recently is the bush administration.

Barney Frank

1:41:08 to 1:41:29( Edit History Discussion )

Barney Frank: and the obama recovery is slower than i wish it would be, but it is currently on the upswing. secondly, the his partisan points will lash out at anything. social security, he announces, is going bankrupt. social security, credited with all the money paid in, is sound for another 25 years or more. frightening all the people by

Barney Frank

1:41:30 to 1:41:50( Edit History Discussion )

Barney Frank: the false claim that social security is going bankrupt is an example of partisanship on a riot. what we have is this reluctance to accept the fact that we have language that says nothing here can go to perpetuate th institutions. it's right. fannie mae and freddie mac, which the republican party -- i

Barney Frank

1:41:51 to 1:42:11( Edit History Discussion )

Barney Frank: ms. kilroy: i to the gentleman from massachusetts. the chair: the gentlelady has 30 seconds remaing. mr. frank: in the 12 years of congressional republican rule, they didn't do anything about fannie and freddie. we did pass a bill in 2007. it was too late. but we have language here that did not previously exist that bans the use of taxpayer funds, that bans the use of any funds

Barney Frank

1:42:12 to 1:42:21( Edit History Discussion )

Barney Frank: to keep an institution going. so, yes, unlikthe republicans who d nothing about fannie and freddie in their 12 years, never passed a piece of legislation, we passed a piece

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