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Senate Proceeding on Jun 19th, 2008 :: 8:06:41 to 8:08:16
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Jim DeMint

8:03:35 to 8:06:41( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jim DeMint

Jim DeMint

8:06:25 to 8:06:41( Edit History Discussion )

Jim DeMint: the very near future after this vote. thank you. thank you, madam president. mr. dodd: madam president, i thank our colleague. the presiding officer: the senator from connecticut. mr. dodd: i have

Jim Bunning

8:06:41 to 8:06:54( Edit History Discussion )

Jim Bunning: two minutes or three minutes remaining. i yield to my colleague, the senator from rhode island. the presiding officer: the senator from rhode island is recognized. mr. re ed: thank you. i come to

Jim Bunning

8:06:41 to 8:08:16( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jim Bunning

Jim Bunning

8:06:54 to 8:07:08( Edit History Discussion )

Jim Bunning: speak against the proposal by senator bond which would significantly, in fact catastrophicically undercut the affordable housing program that we have included in this legislation, with the support of chairman

Jim Bunning

8:07:08 to 8:07:20( Edit History Discussion )

Jim Bunning: dodd and ranking member shelby. this legislation is necessary. even when we move through this foreclosure crisis, hundreds of thousands of americans, millions still face the prospect of not having decent,

Jim Bunning

8:07:20 to 8:07:36( Edit History Discussion )

Jim Bunning: affordable housing. and, so this is not something that is a temporary fix to the mortgage crisis. this is a long-term, addressing a problem of affordable housing in this country. it's absolutely necessary.

Jim Bunning

8:07:36 to 8:07:52( Edit History Discussion )

Jim Bunning: the bond amendment would essentially say, you can have it but we're not going to fund it, because the funding mechanism comes from fannie mae and freddie mac. by the way, in the first two years of this

Jim Bunning

8:07:52 to 8:08:02( Edit History Discussion )

Jim Bunning: affordable housing trust fund program, it would be used to support senator dodd's homeownership protection program, which meets the objection of senator shelby and many others that as we help the

Jim Bunning

8:08:02 to 8:08:16( Edit History Discussion )

Jim Bunning: foreclosure problem, we don't use public funds. this is a way in which we can accommodate many objectives. helping people facing foreclosure temporarily without using public funds and in the long

Richard Shelby

8:08:16 to 8:08:27( Edit History Discussion )

Richard Shelby: term creating a permanent, affordable housing trust fund. there is no place in this country, none of my colleagues have places where the constituents aren't coming up and saying, "we need a little

Richard Shelby

8:08:16 to 8:16:23( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Richard Shelby

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