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Senate Proceeding on Dec 13th, 2007 :: 2:36:07 to 2:37:19
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Larry Craig

2:35:56 to 2:36:07( Edit History Discussion )

Larry Craig: scare tactics. you can create, if you will, stalking kind of arguments. but you and i both know that in practicality they're not going to put those other values at risk. soothe and water money w, all of

Tom Harkin

2:36:07 to 2:36:19( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Harkin: the other -- sewage and water money, all of the other kinds of things that yound i work hard to get for our communities, that's not going to be put at risk. because what's going to happen is they're going

Tom Harkin

2:36:07 to 2:37:19( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Tom Harkin

Tom Harkin

2:36:19 to 2:36:34( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Harkin: to quit use ing the keol decision, they're going to quit use ing eminent domain until the congress gets back to shaping it again and that's the -- that's why we're doing what we're doing here.

Tom Harkin

2:36:34 to 2:36:47( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Harkin: mr. harkin: i thank the the senator. i think we get to the crux of this. then what the senator's amendment does is it has the federal government telling a local entity, a local government or a state

Tom Harkin

2:36:47 to 2:37:01( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Harkin: government, what it can and cnot do with its -- within its own jurisdiction. this is a very powerful federal government heavy hand coming in, telling people that we know better than they what they should be

Tom Harkin

2:37:01 to 2:37:19( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Harkin: doing.~ mr. craig: well, the senator knows as well as i do that with wetlands, with a variety of endangered species, you name it, the federal government by law, by statute, by regulation, by clean

Larry Craig

2:37:19 to 2:37:35( Edit History Discussion )

Larry Craig: water act does a lot of that. and it's hard to deny that we don't because local entities operate under those laws. we're simply asking local entities in their exercise of eminent domain to operate within

Larry Craig

2:37:19 to 2:38:38( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Larry Craig

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