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Senate Proceeding on Jul 29th, 2010 :: 2:43:15 to 2:45:25
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Barbara Boxer

2:43:11 to 2:43:31( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: this bill. and we are two votes from passage. a senator: would the senator yield for just one question? ms. landrieu: i like to yield to the senator from california. the presiding officer: the senator from california. mrs. boxer: i'm just asking through the chair. the tim is the senator's from louisiana.

Barbara Boxer

2:43:15 to 2:45:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Barbara Boxer

Barbara Boxer

2:43:32 to 2:43:54( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: i have watched the senator from louisiana make the case for this bipartisan bill day after day after day after and i have heard her layout why we should come together, republicans and democrats, to do something right businesses who create 62% of all jobs.

Barbara Boxer

2:43:55 to 2:44:15( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: it is astounding to me that we could not get even one republican to join with us today. but i do have hope, we see the majority leader and the minority leader discussing amendments. and i want to ask my friend two questions. the senator from maine gave a

Barbara Boxer

2:44:16 to 2:44:36( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: very impassioned speech saying that the democrats were the ones who were stopping this legislation. and i -- she said all -- all we need to do was offer -- quote -- "a few" unquote, amendments to the republicans. so my questions are: is it not

Barbara Boxer

2:44:37 to 2:45:00( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: true, i say to my friend who is managing this bill, that, in fact, the majority reid, did offer the other side a few amendments? clearly did befe this cloture vote. and second question is this: if my friend would be willing to share with our colleagues and the people who are engagedded in this debate -- engaged in this debate how this bill is perhaps

Barbara Boxer

2:45:22 to 2:45:25( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: to the other side, isn't she incorrect? and secondly, isn't this one of

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