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Senate Proceeding 05-20-10 on May 20th, 2010 :: 2:19:50 to 2:22:25
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Bill Nelson

2:19:46 to 2:20:11( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Nelson: successful. mr. nelson: the answer to the first question is yes. i'm not sure that we have had the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth out here. and that would suggest why b.p. was so reluctant to reduce, to

Bill Nelson

2:19:50 to 2:22:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Bill Nelson

Bill Nelson

2:20:12 to 2:20:32( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Nelson: release the video and each step, it was like lling teeth to get the video released. but, you know, mr. president, live video pictures don't lie. and what they are showing at this moment, anyone that looks

Bill Nelson

2:20:33 to 2:20:54( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Nelson: at those live video is exactly what senator boxer said. there is this huge gusher of oil at the well head that is spewing into the gulf. there is a little pipe that you can see in the video that is

Bill Nelson

2:20:55 to 2:21:19( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Nelson: coming in and is being inserted in that was supposed to be sucking most of the oil out, but in fact the pictures don't lie. the live video is showing the sher spewing black oil 5,000 feet below the surface of the gulf of mexico.

Bill Nelson

2:21:20 to 2:21:40( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Nelson: and so, i say to my colleague from california, again, thank you for your cooperation. as the chairman of the environment committee, you have the access of snapping your fingers and making things happen.

Bill Nelson

2:21:41 to 2:22:02( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Nelson: and i hope -- i hope that senators like the senator from california doesn't have to suffer what it looks like those of us on the tkpwhrufl coast and -- on the gulf coast and now in the florida keys and the east coas the atlantic coast are going to have to suffer. mr. president, i yield the floor

Bill Nelson

2:22:03 to 2:22:18( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Nelson: and i suggest the absence of a quorum. the presiding officer: the clerk will

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