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Senate Proceeding on Apr 13th, 2011 :: 3:00:15 to 3:01:05
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Johnny Isakson

3:00:12 to 3:00:32( Edit History Discussion )

Johnny Isakson: with all due respect the last couple of years the government has tried to eliminate risk with over regulation of everything. if you eliminate risk, nobody gets out of bed because they feel they're protected. allow people to take a risk to get reward. that's what makes this country and every other country different.

Johnny Isakson

3:00:15 to 3:01:05( Edit History Discussion )
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Johnny Isakson

3:00:33 to 3:00:53( Edit History Discussion )

Johnny Isakson: give them a platform of predictability, so they will invest their money, employ people. and the interesting thing and the byproduct of that is you have higher revenues. when you have a productive america on a progressive tax system, you get higher revenues. if people are more satisfied, they are more happy and more productive. you have less productivity when they are overregulated and under confident.

Johnny Isakson

3:00:54 to 3:01:05( Edit History Discussion )

Johnny Isakson: we need to restore the confidence, have fair but equitable regulation, empower the american to invest their capital. we will i am prove employment, improve revenues and improve the future of the united states of america. mr. sessions: thank you.

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