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House Proceeding 12-16-09 on Dec 16th, 2009 :: 0:51:45 to 0:53:30
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Steve Scalise

0:51:41 to 0:52:01( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: democrats are trying to help this. the only -- on this issue, of their own out-of-control legacy of deficits. and with that i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from nevada is recognized. mr. heller: t speaker. i yield one minute to the

Steve Scalise

0:51:45 to 0:53:30( Edit History Discussion )
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Steve Scalise

0:52:02 to 0:52:23( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: gentleman from uisiana, mr. scalise. the speaker pro tempore: e chair recognizes the gentleman from louisiana for one minute. mr. scalise: i want to ank the gentleman from nevada for yielding. mad congressional voting card. unfortunately, some of the liberals in this congress thinks this is a credit card that has an unlimited balance. and today they stand before us trying to add another $290 billion of limit onto their

Steve Scalise

0:52:24 to 0:52:44( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: credit cards because they've maxed out the pre trillion. and the american people are saying enough is enough. they want us to cap the debt, and we need to we filed legislation that has 70 co-sponsors that would just -- do just that, cap the debt. the fst rule says when you find yourself in a hole the first thing you do is you stop

Steve Scalise

0:52:45 to 0:53:06( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: digging. and the american people are saying, stop the massive spending, stop adding to our debt, stop throwing more and more spenng and debt onto the backs of our children and grandchildren and let's rein in fiscal responsibility. and t this legislation. we propose responsible alternatives like the cap the debt act. they don't want to bring it up

Steve Scalise

0:53:07 to 0:53:31( Edit History Discussion )

Steve Scalise: because they want to walk aroundike santa claus at christmas time borrowing more money we don't have. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman recognized. mr. neal: it wasn't a liberal sitting in the white house that decided to invade iraq. with that i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves. the gentleman from nevada is

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