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SUBSTANTIVE ARGUMENTS TO MAKE, AND PROBABLY ALSO RIGHT ON BOTHAND PROBABLY ALSO RIGHT ON BOTH SIDES.SIDES. THERE ARE PARTISAN DIVIDES OVERTHERE ARE PARTISAN DIVIDES OVER A LOT OF THESE ISSUES.A LOT OF THESE ISSUES. BUT THIS IS A CRISIS, A CRISISBUT THIS IS A CRISIS, A CRISIS THAT WE HAVE NOT SEEN SINCE 9/11THAT WE HAVE NOT SEEN SINCE 9/11 OR WORLD WAR II.OR WORLD WAR II. THIS REQUIRES, AS YOU HAVE SAIDTHIS REQUIRES, AS YOU HAVE SAID AND OTHERS HAVE SAID, THEAND OTHERS HAVE SAID, THE DEFENSE PRODUCTION ACT, ANDEFENSE PRODUCTION ACT, AN EMERGENCY ACT FROM THEEMERGENCY ACT FROM THE PRESIDENT, WHO HAS NOT YETPRESIDENT, WHO HAS NOT YET TRIGGERED IT.TRIGGERED IT. SO THERE ARE A LOT OF ISSUESSO THERE ARE A LOT OF ISSUES HERE.HERE. HOSPITALS, DOCTORS ALL CRYINGHOSPITALS, DOCTORS ALL CRYING FOR MATERIALS.FOR MATERIALS. FOR THE AMERICAN PEOPLE TO SEEFOR THE AMERICAN PEOPLE TO SEE THIS KIND OF BICKERING ON THETHIS KIND OF BICKERING ON THE FLOOR OF THE SENATE IS NOT GOINGFLOOR OF THE SENATE IS NOT GOING TO IMPROVE THE STANDING OFTO IMPROVE THE STANDING OF CAPITOL HILL OR OF CONGRESS WITHCAPITOL HILL OR OF CONGRESS WITH THE VOTERS.THE VOTERS. >> LOOK, WE HAVE TO COME>> LOOK, WE HAVE TO COME TOGETHER.TOGETHER. A PANDEMIC SHOULD NOT HAVE ANYA PANDEMIC SHOULD NOT HAVE ANY PARTISANSHIP THAT IS PART OF IT.PARTISANSHIP THAT IS PART OF IT. BUT UNFORTUNATELY, THE PROPOSAL,BUT UNFORTUNATELY, THE PROPOSAL, WHICH WE RECEIVED FROM THEWHICH WE RECEIVED FROM THE REPUBLICANS, JUST A DAY AGO, WASREPUBLICANS, JUST A DAY AGO, WAS PARTISAN.PARTISAN. WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR IS AWHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR IS A DRAMATIC INCREASE IN THE AMOUNTDRAMATIC INCREASE IN THE AMOUNT OF MONEY THAT GOES TO HOSPITALS,OF MONEY THAT GOES TO HOSPITALS, THAT GOES TO NURSING HOMES, THATTHAT GOES TO NURSING HOMES, THAT GOES TO HEALTH CARE FACILITIESGOES TO HEALTH CARE FACILITIES ALL ACROSS THE COUNTRY.ALL ACROSS THE COUNTRY. THEY COULD COLLAPSE.THEY COULD COLLAPSE. THEY COULD GO BANKRUPT,THEY COULD GO BANKRUPT, ESPECIALLY THE HOSPITALS THATESPECIALLY THE HOSPITALS THAT ARE IN SMALL CITIES AND TOWNSARE IN SMALL CITIES AND TOWNS ALL ACROSS THIS COUNTRY.ALL ACROSS THIS COUNTRY. WE NEED A DRAMATIC INCREASE INWE NEED A DRAMATIC INCREASE IN THE AMOUNT OF MONEY FORTHE AMOUNT OF MONEY FOR PROTECTIVE GEAR, FOR TESTING.PROTECTIVE GEAR, FOR TESTING. THAT MONEY HAS TO BEGIN.THAT MONEY HAS TO BEGIN. WE HAVE TO HAVE AN INCREASE INWE HAVE TO HAVE AN INCREASE IN THE UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS.THE UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS. THAT WAS NOT IN.THAT WAS NOT IN. WE NEED GUARD RAILS AROUND THISWE NEED GUARD RAILS AROUND THIS $500 BILLION THAT STEVE MNUCHIN$500 BILLION THAT STEVE MNUCHIN WANTS BUT HE DOESN’T WANT TOWANTS BUT HE DOESN’T WANT TO DISCLOSE WHERE THAT MONEY ISDISCLOSE WHERE THAT MONEY IS GOING TO BE SPENT.GOING TO BE SPENT. WE WANT TO MAKE SURE THAT IT HASWE WANT TO MAKE SURE THAT IT HAS WORKERSWORKERS WORKERS’ PROTECTIONS IN IT.WORKERS’ PROTECTIONS IN IT. WE WANT TO MAKE SURE THAT ITWE WANT TO MAKE SURE THAT IT JUST ISN’T A ROOM WHERE THEJUST ISN’T A ROOM WHERE THE PRESIDENT AND MNUCHIN JUST SITPRESIDENT AND MNUCHIN JUST SIT THERE AND START HANDING OUTTHERE AND START HANDING OUT HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARSHUNDREDS OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS TO CORPORATIONS AND THE WHOLETO CORPORATIONS AND THE WHOLE COUNTRY HAS TO WAIT SIX MONTHSCOUNTRY HAS TO WAIT SIX MONTHS TO FIND OUT WHO THEY GAVE IT TO.TO FIND OUT WHO THEY GAVE IT TO. IF THEY WANT TO GIVE THE MONEYIF THEY WANT TO GIVE THE MONEY TO OIL COMPANIES, GAS COMPANIES,TO OIL COMPANIES, GAS COMPANIES, COAL COMPANIES, BUT NOT TO WINDCOAL COMPANIES, BUT NOT TO WIND AND SOLAR COMPANIES, WE SHOULDAND SOLAR COMPANIES, WE SHOULD KNOW THAT RIGHT UP FRONT.KNOW THAT RIGHT UP FRONT. WE SHOULD SEE THE BIASES WHICHWE SHOULD SEE THE BIASES WHICH THIS ADMINISTRATION IS BRINGINGTHIS ADMINISTRATION IS BRINGING TO WHO THEY DECIDE TO BAIL OUT.TO WHO THEY DECIDE TO BAIL OUT. AND IF, IN FACT, THERE ARE GOINGAND IF, IN FACT, THERE ARE GOING TO BE REAL PROTECTIONS FORTO BE REAL PROTECTIONS FOR WORKERS AS WELL.WORKERS AS WELL. SO, ALL OF THIS STILL WAS NOTSO, ALL OF THIS STILL WAS NOT INCLUDED IN THE BILL THAT THEINCLUDED IN THE BILL THAT THE REPUBLICANS BROUGHT OUT ON THEREPUBLICANS BROUGHT OUT ON THE SENATE FLOOR.SENATE FLOOR. THAT’S THE NEGOTIATION THATTHAT’S THE NEGOTIATION THAT SENATOR SCHUMER IS IN THE MIDSTSENATOR SCHUMER IS IN THE MIDST OF WITH STEVE MNUCHIN RIGHT NOW,OF WITH STEVE MNUCHIN RIGHT NOW, AND WE’RE NOT GOING TO STOPAND WE’RE NOT GOING TO STOP UNTIL WE GET THESE QUESTIONSUNTIL WE GET THESE QUESTIONS ANSWERED CORRECTLY FOR THEANSWERED CORRECTLY FOR THE AMERICAN PEOPLE.AMERICAN PEOPLE. >> ONE OF THE ISSUES, OF COURSE,>> ONE OF THE ISSUES, OF COURSE, IS HOW MANY OF YOU ARE GOING TOIS HOW MANY OF YOU ARE GOING TO BE ABLE TO BE THERE.BE ABLE TO BE THERE. THE 100 SENATORS CAN BE SPACEDTHE 100 SENATORS CAN BE SPACED OUT, AND WE SAW THE LONGEROUT, AND WE SAW THE LONGER VOTING PERIODS WHERE ONLY TWO ORVOTING PERIODS WHERE ONLY TWO OR THREE PEOPLE WERE ON THE LARGETHREE PEOPLE WERE ON THE LARGE FLOOR OF THE SENATE AT THE SAMEFLOOR OF THE SENATE AT THE SAME TIME.TIME. THE HOUSE HAS A MUCH BIGGERTHE HOUSE HAS A MUCH BIGGER PROBLEM WITH MORE THAN 400PROBLEM WITH MORE THAN 400 MEMBERS.MEMBERS. AND YOU’VE NOW HAD A NUMBER OFAND YOU’VE NOW HAD A NUMBER OF PEOPLE ILL.PEOPLE ILL. IN PARTICULAR, I WANT TO ASK YOUIN PARTICULAR, I WANT TO ASK YOU ABOUT SENATOR PAUL, AND WE ALLABOUT SENATOR PAUL, AND WE ALL HOPE FOR HIS SPEEDY RECOVERY.HOPE FOR HIS SPEEDY RECOVERY. BUT WAS IT APPROPRIATE FORBUT WAS IT APPROPRIATE FOR SENATOR PAUL OF ALL THINGS, ASENATOR PAUL OF ALL THINGS, A MEDICAL DOCTOR, TO HAVE BEEN INMEDICAL DOCTOR, TO HAVE BEEN IN THE SENATE GYM WITHIN THE SMALLTHE SENATE GYM WITHIN THE SMALL COMMUNITY OF SENATORS, SIX-SOMECOMMUNITY OF SENATORS, SIX-SOME REPUBLICAN SENATORS NEGOTIATEDREPUBLICAN SENATORS NEGOTIATED ALL WEEKEND, WHEN HE ALREADYALL WEEKEND, WHEN HE ALREADY BEEN TESTED AND WAS WAITING FORBEEN TESTED AND WAS WAITING FOR THE RESULT, WHICH HE DID GETTHE RESULT, WHICH HE DID GET YESTERDAY?YESTERDAY? >> YEAH, SENATOR PAUL AND HIS>> YEAH, SENATOR PAUL AND HIS SITUATION IS A WARNING TO ALL OFSITUATION IS A WARNING TO ALL OF US, NOT JUST SENATORS, BUTUS, NOT JUST SENATORS, BUT EVERYONE IN THE COUNTRY.EVERYONE IN THE COUNTRY. WE HAVE TO ENGAGE IN SOCIALWE HAVE TO ENGAGE IN SOCIAL DISTANCING.DISTANCING. IF THERE ARE ANY SYMPTOMS OR ANYIF THERE ARE ANY SYMPTOMS OR ANY EXPOSURE TO THE CORONAVIRUS, WEEXPOSURE TO THE CORONAVIRUS, WE SHOULD TAKE HEED IMMEDIATELY ANDSHOULD TAKE HEED IMMEDIATELY AND TAKE THE PROPER PRECAUTIONS.TAKE THE PROPER PRECAUTIONS. BUT IT ALSO RAISED THE QUESTIONBUT IT ALSO RAISED THE QUESTION OF WHY THE SENATE CAN’T RIGHTOF WHY THE SENATE CAN’T RIGHT NOW MOVE TO REMOTE VOTING.NOW MOVE TO REMOTE VOTING. THIS IS WHAT WE SHOULD BE DOING.THIS IS WHAT WE SHOULD BE DOING. WE ALREADY HAVE A NUMBER OFWE ALREADY HAVE A NUMBER OF SENATORS WHO ARESENATORS WHO ARE SELF-QUARANTINING.SELF-QUARANTINING. WE HAVE AT LEAST ONE MEMBER WITHWE HAVE AT LEAST ONE MEMBER WITH CORONAVIRUS RIGHT NOW, SENATORCORONAVIRUS RIGHT NOW, SENATOR PAUL.PAUL. WE SHOULDN’T JEOPARDIZE WHETHERWE SHOULDN’T JEOPARDIZE WHETHER OR NOT WE CAN EVEN HAVE A QUORUMOR NOT WE CAN EVEN HAVE A QUORUM HERE IN THE SENATE.HERE IN THE SENATE. WE SHOULD MOVE TO --WE SHOULD MOVE TO -- >> BUT DON’T YOU HAVE TO -->> BUT DON’T YOU HAVE TO -- >> -- A REMOTE VOTING RIGHT NOW.>> -- A REMOTE VOTING RIGHT NOW. >> BUT DON’T YOU HAVE TO PASS A>> BUT DON’T YOU HAVE TO PASS A LAW FOR THAT?LAW FOR THAT? IF THERE IS A CONSTITUTIONALIF THERE IS A CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUE, WOULDN’T IT REQUIRE YOUISSUE, WOULDN’T IT REQUIRE YOU ALL AGREEING, 100 OF YOU, ONALL AGREEING, 100 OF YOU, ON DOING THAT?DOING THAT? >> LET’S DO IT BY UNANIMOUS>> LET’S DO IT BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT.CONSENT. LET’S NOT ENDANGER THE HEALTHLET’S NOT ENDANGER THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF THE MEMBERS OF THEAND SAFETY OF THE MEMBERS OF THE SENATE OR FOR THE HOUSE, FORSENATE OR FOR THE HOUSE, FOR THAT MATTER, SO THAT WE HAVETHAT MATTER, SO THAT WE HAVE ENOUGH MEMBERS TO BE ABLE TO DOENOUGH MEMBERS TO BE ABLE TO DO THE JOB.THE JOB. WE’RE THE LEGISLATIVE FIRSTWE’RE THE LEGISLATIVE FIRST RESPONDERS.RESPONDERS. WE HAVE TO BE HERE IN ORDER TOWE HAVE TO BE HERE IN ORDER TO PROVIDE THE RESOURCES SO THATPROVIDE THE RESOURCES SO THAT THE HOSPITALS, THE CITIES, THETHE HOSPITALS, THE CITIES, THE TOWNS, EVERYONE CAN DO THEIR

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< start="0.901" dur="1.968">SUBSTANTIVE ARGUMENTS TO MAKE, AND PROBABLY ALSO RIGHT ON BOTH>

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< start="10.578" dur="1.901">THAT WE HAVE NOT SEEN SINCE 9/11 OR WORLD WAR II.>

< start="12.48" dur="1.4">OR WORLD WAR II. THIS REQUIRES, AS YOU HAVE SAID>

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< start="22.256" dur="0.3">SO THERE ARE A LOT OF ISSUES HERE.>

< start="22.59" dur="1.2">HERE. HOSPITALS, DOCTORS ALL CRYING>

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< start="24.358" dur="1.1">FOR MATERIALS. FOR THE AMERICAN PEOPLE TO SEE>

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< start="27.161" dur="1.134">THIS KIND OF BICKERING ON THE FLOOR OF THE SENATE IS NOT GOING>

< start="28.329" dur="3.102">FLOOR OF THE SENATE IS NOT GOING TO IMPROVE THE STANDING OF>

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< start="32.3" dur="3.335">CAPITOL HILL OR OF CONGRESS WITH THE VOTERS.>

< start="35.67" dur="2.701">THE VOTERS. >> LOOK, WE HAVE TO COME>

< start="38.406" dur="0.333">>> LOOK, WE HAVE TO COME TOGETHER.>

< start="38.773" dur="3.469">TOGETHER. A PANDEMIC SHOULD NOT HAVE ANY>

< start="42.244" dur="2.934">A PANDEMIC SHOULD NOT HAVE ANY PARTISANSHIP THAT IS PART OF IT.>

< start="45.213" dur="1.5">PARTISANSHIP THAT IS PART OF IT. BUT UNFORTUNATELY, THE PROPOSAL,>

< start="46.715" dur="1.933">BUT UNFORTUNATELY, THE PROPOSAL, WHICH WE RECEIVED FROM THE>

< start="48.65" dur="3.402">WHICH WE RECEIVED FROM THE REPUBLICANS, JUST A DAY AGO, WAS>

< start="52.087" dur="0.332">REPUBLICANS, JUST A DAY AGO, WAS PARTISAN.>

< start="52.453" dur="1.601">PARTISAN. WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR IS A>

< start="54.088" dur="0.934">WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR IS A DRAMATIC INCREASE IN THE AMOUNT>

< start="55.056" dur="1.701">DRAMATIC INCREASE IN THE AMOUNT OF MONEY THAT GOES TO HOSPITALS,>

< start="56.791" dur="2.268">OF MONEY THAT GOES TO HOSPITALS, THAT GOES TO NURSING HOMES, THAT>

< start="59.06" dur="0.9">THAT GOES TO NURSING HOMES, THAT GOES TO HEALTH CARE FACILITIES>

< start="59.961" dur="1.467">GOES TO HEALTH CARE FACILITIES ALL ACROSS THE COUNTRY.>

< start="61.463" dur="1.166">ALL ACROSS THE COUNTRY. THEY COULD COLLAPSE.>

< start="62.631" dur="1.133">THEY COULD COLLAPSE. THEY COULD GO BANKRUPT,>

< start="63.798" dur="1.534">THEY COULD GO BANKRUPT, ESPECIALLY THE HOSPITALS THAT>

< start="65.366" dur="1.667">ESPECIALLY THE HOSPITALS THAT ARE IN SMALL CITIES AND TOWNS>

< start="67.035" dur="0.733">ARE IN SMALL CITIES AND TOWNS ALL ACROSS THIS COUNTRY.>

< start="67.802" dur="1.734">ALL ACROSS THIS COUNTRY. WE NEED A DRAMATIC INCREASE IN>

< start="69.571" dur="1.367">WE NEED A DRAMATIC INCREASE IN THE AMOUNT OF MONEY FOR>

< start="70.939" dur="3.035">THE AMOUNT OF MONEY FOR PROTECTIVE GEAR, FOR TESTING.>

< start="74.009" dur="0.566">PROTECTIVE GEAR, FOR TESTING. THAT MONEY HAS TO BEGIN.>

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< start="76.878" dur="1.968">THE UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS. THAT WAS NOT IN.>

< start="78.847" dur="3.335">THAT WAS NOT IN. WE NEED GUARD RAILS AROUND THIS>

< start="82.184" dur="2.4">WE NEED GUARD RAILS AROUND THIS $500 BILLION THAT STEVE MNUCHIN>

< start="84.586" dur="1.6">$500 BILLION THAT STEVE MNUCHIN WANTS BUT HE DOESN’T WANT TO>

< start="86.188" dur="1.5">WANTS BUT HE DOESN’T WANT TO DISCLOSE WHERE THAT MONEY IS>

< start="87.722" dur="0.733">DISCLOSE WHERE THAT MONEY IS GOING TO BE SPENT.>

< start="88.49" dur="3.269">GOING TO BE SPENT. WE WANT TO MAKE SURE THAT IT HAS>

< start="91.76" dur="0.833">WE WANT TO MAKE SURE THAT IT HAS WORKERS>

< start="92.628" dur="0.666">WORKERS WORKERS’ PROTECTIONS IN IT.>

< start="93.295" dur="2.835">WORKERS’ PROTECTIONS IN IT. WE WANT TO MAKE SURE THAT IT>

< start="96.164" dur="2.134">WE WANT TO MAKE SURE THAT IT JUST ISN’T A ROOM WHERE THE>

< start="98.3" dur="1.7">JUST ISN’T A ROOM WHERE THE PRESIDENT AND MNUCHIN JUST SIT>

< start="100.035" dur="1.099">PRESIDENT AND MNUCHIN JUST SIT THERE AND START HANDING OUT>

< start="101.169" dur="1.4">THERE AND START HANDING OUT HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS>

< start="102.571" dur="1.4">HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS TO CORPORATIONS AND THE WHOLE>

< start="103.972" dur="1.033">TO CORPORATIONS AND THE WHOLE COUNTRY HAS TO WAIT SIX MONTHS>

< start="105.006" dur="1.501">COUNTRY HAS TO WAIT SIX MONTHS TO FIND OUT WHO THEY GAVE IT TO.>

< start="106.541" dur="1.201">TO FIND OUT WHO THEY GAVE IT TO. IF THEY WANT TO GIVE THE MONEY>

< start="107.776" dur="2.501">IF THEY WANT TO GIVE THE MONEY TO OIL COMPANIES, GAS COMPANIES,>

< start="110.279" dur="1.433">TO OIL COMPANIES, GAS COMPANIES, COAL COMPANIES, BUT NOT TO WIND>

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< start="115.717" dur="2.602">KNOW THAT RIGHT UP FRONT. WE SHOULD SEE THE BIASES WHICH>

< start="118.32" dur="1.5">WE SHOULD SEE THE BIASES WHICH THIS ADMINISTRATION IS BRINGING>

< start="119.822" dur="1.8">THIS ADMINISTRATION IS BRINGING TO WHO THEY DECIDE TO BAIL OUT.>

< start="121.656" dur="1.468">TO WHO THEY DECIDE TO BAIL OUT. AND IF, IN FACT, THERE ARE GOING>

< start="123.125" dur="1.801">AND IF, IN FACT, THERE ARE GOING TO BE REAL PROTECTIONS FOR>

< start="124.927" dur="1.4">TO BE REAL PROTECTIONS FOR WORKERS AS WELL.>

< start="126.328" dur="3.369">WORKERS AS WELL. SO, ALL OF THIS STILL WAS NOT>

< start="129.731" dur="1.367">SO, ALL OF THIS STILL WAS NOT INCLUDED IN THE BILL THAT THE>

< start="131.099" dur="1.034">INCLUDED IN THE BILL THAT THE REPUBLICANS BROUGHT OUT ON THE>

< start="132.167" dur="1.301">REPUBLICANS BROUGHT OUT ON THE SENATE FLOOR.>

< start="133.502" dur="1">SENATE FLOOR. THAT’S THE NEGOTIATION THAT>

< start="134.503" dur="2.234">THAT’S THE NEGOTIATION THAT SENATOR SCHUMER IS IN THE MIDST>

< start="136.739" dur="1.8">SENATOR SCHUMER IS IN THE MIDST OF WITH STEVE MNUCHIN RIGHT NOW,>

< start="138.54" dur="1.501">OF WITH STEVE MNUCHIN RIGHT NOW, AND WE’RE NOT GOING TO STOP>

< start="140.075" dur="2.368">AND WE’RE NOT GOING TO STOP UNTIL WE GET THESE QUESTIONS>

< start="142.444" dur="0.666">UNTIL WE GET THESE QUESTIONS ANSWERED CORRECTLY FOR THE>

< start="143.145" dur="1.701">ANSWERED CORRECTLY FOR THE AMERICAN PEOPLE.>

< start="144.847" dur="1.267">AMERICAN PEOPLE. >> ONE OF THE ISSUES, OF COURSE,>

< start="146.115" dur="1.433">>> ONE OF THE ISSUES, OF COURSE, IS HOW MANY OF YOU ARE GOING TO>

< start="147.583" dur="1.767">IS HOW MANY OF YOU ARE GOING TO BE ABLE TO BE THERE.>

< start="149.351" dur="1.667">BE ABLE TO BE THERE. THE 100 SENATORS CAN BE SPACED>

< start="151.053" dur="2.201">THE 100 SENATORS CAN BE SPACED OUT, AND WE SAW THE LONGER>

< start="153.255" dur="1.467">OUT, AND WE SAW THE LONGER VOTING PERIODS WHERE ONLY TWO OR>

< start="154.723" dur="1.701">VOTING PERIODS WHERE ONLY TWO OR THREE PEOPLE WERE ON THE LARGE>

< start="156.425" dur="1.734">THREE PEOPLE WERE ON THE LARGE FLOOR OF THE SENATE AT THE SAME>

< start="158.16" dur="0.299">FLOOR OF THE SENATE AT THE SAME TIME.>

< start="158.46" dur="1.2">TIME. THE HOUSE HAS A MUCH BIGGER>

< start="159.662" dur="2.101">THE HOUSE HAS A MUCH BIGGER PROBLEM WITH MORE THAN 400>

< start="161.797" dur="0.3">PROBLEM WITH MORE THAN 400 MEMBERS.>

< start="162.131" dur="2.201">MEMBERS. AND YOU’VE NOW HAD A NUMBER OF>

< start="164.333" dur="0.499">AND YOU’VE NOW HAD A NUMBER OF PEOPLE ILL.>

< start="164.834" dur="1.299">PEOPLE ILL. IN PARTICULAR, I WANT TO ASK YOU>

< start="166.135" dur="1.3">IN PARTICULAR, I WANT TO ASK YOU ABOUT SENATOR PAUL, AND WE ALL>

< start="167.436" dur="1.634">ABOUT SENATOR PAUL, AND WE ALL HOPE FOR HIS SPEEDY RECOVERY.>

< start="169.071" dur="1.401">HOPE FOR HIS SPEEDY RECOVERY. BUT WAS IT APPROPRIATE FOR>

< start="170.506" dur="1.434">BUT WAS IT APPROPRIATE FOR SENATOR PAUL OF ALL THINGS, A>

< start="171.974" dur="2.902">SENATOR PAUL OF ALL THINGS, A MEDICAL DOCTOR, TO HAVE BEEN IN>

< start="174.91" dur="2.101">MEDICAL DOCTOR, TO HAVE BEEN IN THE SENATE GYM WITHIN THE SMALL>

< start="177.046" dur="3.102">THE SENATE GYM WITHIN THE SMALL COMMUNITY OF SENATORS, SIX-SOME>

< start="180.149" dur="0.933">COMMUNITY OF SENATORS, SIX-SOME REPUBLICAN SENATORS NEGOTIATED>

< start="181.083" dur="1.601">REPUBLICAN SENATORS NEGOTIATED ALL WEEKEND, WHEN HE ALREADY>

< start="182.685" dur="2.501">ALL WEEKEND, WHEN HE ALREADY BEEN TESTED AND WAS WAITING FOR>

< start="185.221" dur="0.766">BEEN TESTED AND WAS WAITING FOR THE RESULT, WHICH HE DID GET>

< start="185.988" dur="0.366">THE RESULT, WHICH HE DID GET YESTERDAY?>

< start="186.389" dur="1.6">YESTERDAY? >> YEAH, SENATOR PAUL AND HIS>

< start="187.991" dur="1.366">>> YEAH, SENATOR PAUL AND HIS SITUATION IS A WARNING TO ALL OF>

< start="189.358" dur="1.801">SITUATION IS A WARNING TO ALL OF US, NOT JUST SENATORS, BUT>

< start="191.16" dur="1.934">US, NOT JUST SENATORS, BUT EVERYONE IN THE COUNTRY.>

< start="193.129" dur="3.268">EVERYONE IN THE COUNTRY. WE HAVE TO ENGAGE IN SOCIAL>

< start="196.399" dur="0.399">WE HAVE TO ENGAGE IN SOCIAL DISTANCING.>

< start="196.799" dur="1.4">DISTANCING. IF THERE ARE ANY SYMPTOMS OR ANY>

< start="198.2" dur="2.034">IF THERE ARE ANY SYMPTOMS OR ANY EXPOSURE TO THE CORONAVIRUS, WE>

< start="200.269" dur="1.134">EXPOSURE TO THE CORONAVIRUS, WE SHOULD TAKE HEED IMMEDIATELY AND>

< start="201.437" dur="2.435">SHOULD TAKE HEED IMMEDIATELY AND TAKE THE PROPER PRECAUTIONS.>

< start="203.906" dur="1.601">TAKE THE PROPER PRECAUTIONS. BUT IT ALSO RAISED THE QUESTION>

< start="205.508" dur="2.068">BUT IT ALSO RAISED THE QUESTION OF WHY THE SENATE CAN’T RIGHT>

< start="207.577" dur="2.201">OF WHY THE SENATE CAN’T RIGHT NOW MOVE TO REMOTE VOTING.>

< start="209.779" dur="1.3">NOW MOVE TO REMOTE VOTING. THIS IS WHAT WE SHOULD BE DOING.>

< start="211.08" dur="3.035">THIS IS WHAT WE SHOULD BE DOING. WE ALREADY HAVE A NUMBER OF>

< start="214.117" dur="1.7">WE ALREADY HAVE A NUMBER OF SENATORS WHO ARE>

< start="215.852" dur="0.466">SENATORS WHO ARE SELF-QUARANTINING.>

< start="216.319" dur="1.367">SELF-QUARANTINING. WE HAVE AT LEAST ONE MEMBER WITH>

< start="217.72" dur="2.301">WE HAVE AT LEAST ONE MEMBER WITH CORONAVIRUS RIGHT NOW, SENATOR>

< start="220.023" dur="0.299">CORONAVIRUS RIGHT NOW, SENATOR PAUL.>

< start="220.323" dur="1.4">PAUL. WE SHOULDN’T JEOPARDIZE WHETHER>

< start="221.724" dur="0.9">WE SHOULDN’T JEOPARDIZE WHETHER OR NOT WE CAN EVEN HAVE A QUORUM>

< start="222.625" dur="0.9">OR NOT WE CAN EVEN HAVE A QUORUM HERE IN THE SENATE.>

< start="223.559" dur="2.302">HERE IN THE SENATE. WE SHOULD MOVE TO -->

< start="225.895" dur="1.634">WE SHOULD MOVE TO -- >> BUT DON’T YOU HAVE TO -->

< start="227.563" dur="1.734">>> BUT DON’T YOU HAVE TO -- >> -- A REMOTE VOTING RIGHT NOW.>

< start="229.332" dur="1.467">>> -- A REMOTE VOTING RIGHT NOW. >> BUT DON’T YOU HAVE TO PASS A>

< start="230.8" dur="0.633">>> BUT DON’T YOU HAVE TO PASS A LAW FOR THAT?>

< start="231.467" dur="2.435">LAW FOR THAT? IF THERE IS A CONSTITUTIONAL>

< start="233.937" dur="1.2">IF THERE IS A CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUE, WOULDN’T IT REQUIRE YOU>

< start="235.138" dur="1.6">ISSUE, WOULDN’T IT REQUIRE YOU ALL AGREEING, 100 OF YOU, ON>

< start="236.773" dur="0.466">ALL AGREEING, 100 OF YOU, ON DOING THAT?>

< start="237.24" dur="2.568">DOING THAT? >> LET’S DO IT BY UNANIMOUS>

< start="239.842" dur="0.3">>> LET’S DO IT BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT.>

< start="240.176" dur="1.801">CONSENT. LET’S NOT ENDANGER THE HEALTH>

< start="242.011" dur="3.636">LET’S NOT ENDANGER THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF THE MEMBERS OF THE>

< start="245.648" dur="0.7">AND SAFETY OF THE MEMBERS OF THE SENATE OR FOR THE HOUSE, FOR>

< start="246.349" dur="0.9">SENATE OR FOR THE HOUSE, FOR THAT MATTER, SO THAT WE HAVE>

< start="247.283" dur="1.434">THAT MATTER, SO THAT WE HAVE ENOUGH MEMBERS TO BE ABLE TO DO>

< start="248.751" dur="1.801">ENOUGH MEMBERS TO BE ABLE TO DO THE JOB.>

< start="250.586" dur="2.202">THE JOB. WE’RE THE LEGISLATIVE FIRST>

< start="252.822" dur="0.399">WE’RE THE LEGISLATIVE FIRST RESPONDERS.>

< start="253.223" dur="1.433">RESPONDERS. WE HAVE TO BE HERE IN ORDER TO>

< start="254.658" dur="1.366">WE HAVE TO BE HERE IN ORDER TO PROVIDE THE RESOURCES SO THAT>

< start="256.025" dur="2.001">PROVIDE THE RESOURCES SO THAT THE HOSPITALS, THE CITIES, THE>

< start="258.028" dur="2.501">THE HOSPITALS, THE CITIES, THE TOWNS, EVERYONE CAN DO THEIR>