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Senate Proceeding on Jun 22nd, 2009 :: 4:16:15 to 4:17:20
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Amy Klobuchar

4:16:14 to 4:16:35( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: bill that saves the majority money. ms. klobuchar: if the majority leader could yield, one thing i found out in theearing which you so kindly testified at about tourism which i am chairing the subcommittee, it was bipartisan. they pledged their support for this bill. but the second thing, when we talk about tour in, it is not just the c.e.o.'s of airlines

Amy Klobuchar

4:16:15 to 4:17:20( Edit History Discussion )
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Amy Klobuchar

4:16:36 to 4:16:56( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: companies, the jobs that we're talking about in nevada are jobs like maids, the people that work at the flower shops, the people that work on the frontline in the restaurants, the bellboys -- those are real jobs. one in eight people in this country are employed in the tour. industry. i heard in vada was something like 400 conventions were canceled out of las vegas and

Amy Klobuchar

4:16:57 to 4:17:17( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: we're just starting to see some improvements in our state. we call duluth the las vegas of minnesota. we are seeing improvements with hope will bring in those key people that spend $4,500 every time they come to this country and that's the international traveler. so if the majority leader could

Amy Klobuchar

4:17:18 to 4:17:20( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: comment on what this means to real people in this country,

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