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Senate Proceeding on Dec 12th, 2007 :: 2:43:25 to 2:44:29
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Jon Kyl

2:43:10 to 2:43:25( Edit History Discussion )

Jon Kyl: from texas. mr. cornyn: mr. president? the presiding officer: the senator from texas. mr. cornyn : how much time remains? the presiding officer: two minutes. mr. cornyn: i ask unanimous consent that the

John Cornyn

2:43:25 to 2:43:36( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: snad proceed to the immediate consideration of s. 2318, a bill to provides permanent relief fromm the alternative minimum tax. it extends the 2001 tax cuts of the 2003 capital gains dividends tax

John Cornyn

2:43:25 to 2:44:29( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Cornyn

John Cornyn

2:43:36 to 2:43:46( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: relief and that the bill be read a third time and passed. i further ask that the bill be held at the desk until the house companion arrives and that all after the enacting clause be stricken and the

John Cornyn

2:43:46 to 2:43:59( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: text of the senate-passed bill be inserted and the house bill as amended be read a third time and passed. the presiding officer: is there objection? ms. stabenow: mr. president, reserving the right

John Cornyn

2:43:59 to 2:44:11( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: to object, as my colleague knows, we have passed the alternative minimum tax. this is something that we all agree we need to stop any tax increases on middle america. we are totally committed to

John Cornyn

2:44:11 to 2:44:29( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: that that. but at this time on behalf of the majority leader, i would object. the presiding officer: objection is heard. mr. cornyn: mr. president, i'm disappointed and i think the american people

Debbie Stabenow

2:44:29 to 2:44:42( Edit History Discussion )

Debbie Stabenow: are going to be disappointed. if we don't deal with the alternative minimum tax, which of course was targeted at the -- quote -- "rich" -- when twras passed, it wee f. we don't act, it will affect 23

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