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Senate Proceeding on Sep 24th, 2008 :: 0:35:36 to 0:37:07
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Bill Nelson

0:21:04 to 0:35:36( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Bill Nelson

Bill Nelson

0:35:26 to 0:35:36( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Nelson: share this and i would love to hear from the chairman of the banking committee, who i see is ready to speak. and because he is, thi senator will yield the floor. the presiding officer: the senator from connecticut's

Christopher Dodd

0:35:36 to 0:35:48( Edit History Discussion )

Christopher Dodd: recognized. a senator: i thank my colleue from florida for his remarks this morning. mr. dodd: i'm about to speak on a matter other than matter that the senator's been addressing. i want to commend him

Christopher Dodd

0:35:36 to 0:37:07( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Christopher Dodd

Christopher Dodd

0:35:48 to 0:36:03( Edit History Discussion )

Christopher Dodd: for his thoughts an ideas for the situation -- and ideas on the situation. we had extensive hearings, some five hours with the secretary of the treasurynd chairman of the federal reserve bank and the head

Christopher Dodd

0:36:03 to 0:36:19( Edit History Discussion )

Christopher Dodd: of the -- head of this new agency to handle our g.s.e.'s. the house will have a hearing today. what is clear is the plan i submitted by the secretary of the treasury, is, i think, and i say this politely,

Christopher Dodd

0:36:19 to 0:36:33( Edit History Discussion )

Christopher Dodd: but a cross the -- across the spectrum has been sort of rejected, a three-page bill asking for $700 billion. i put it out to someone yesterday, a few years ago you could get a $100,000 no doc -- no

Christopher Dodd

0:36:33 to 0:36:43( Edit History Discussion )

Christopher Dodd: documentation subprime loan and the -- the paperwork was four pages long. this is sort of a no-doc request here. not to be humorous about a situation like this, but nonetheless we have a lot of work

Christopher Dodd

0:36:43 to 0:36:55( Edit History Discussion )

Christopher Dodd: to put together a plan. i hope that we can do something because the situation is grave and it is serious and we must respond. mr. nelson: will the senator yield? mr. dodd: very quickly. i have about

Christopher Dodd

0:36:55 to 0:37:07( Edit History Discussion )

Christopher Dodd: four minutes. mr. nelson: i understand. is the senator considering one of the things that i talked about earlier that we would not do the whole $700 billion in one swat, but we would take apart,

Bill Nelson

0:37:07 to 0:37:20( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Nelson: say that is good for the next three or four months and come back and evaluate it? mr. dodd: i don't want to negotiate on the floor of the senate. that is one that received some consideration. mr.

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