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Senate Proceeding 05-21-09 on May 21st, 2009 :: 2:18:35 to 2:19:40
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Jim DeMint

2:18:31 to 2:18:52( Edit History Discussion )

Jim DeMint: vote against this amendment, senator gregg and others. i hope completion will resoundingly reject this ill-advised -- i hope completion ill-vised amendment. mr. demint: how remains? the presiding officer: the senator has 35 seconds. sure the senator understand that the bill we vote on today amends what he just read about our ability to get out of this in

Jim DeMint

2:18:35 to 2:19:40( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jim DeMint

Jim DeMint

2:18:53 to 2:19:13( Edit History Discussion )

Jim DeMint: five years. sometimes it's hard to g straight scoop here. folks, it is real money or we wouldn't be asking for it. this is not a time in our country's history that we can afford to put another $108 billion on the line when we can't get our businesses enough money. we've got to stop this reckless spending.

Jim DeMint

2:19:14 to 2:19:34( Edit History Discussion )

Jim DeMint: i encourage my colleagues to support my amendment. the presiding officer: all time has expired. the question is on amendment 1138. mr. demint: i ask for the yeas and nays.

Jim DeMint

2:19:35 to 2:19:42( Edit History Discussion )

Jim DeMint: the presiding officer there a sufficient s there appears to be.

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