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House Proceeding on Jan 14th, 2009 :: 1:51:40 to 1:53:10
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Bill Jr.Pascrell

1:51:39 to 1:51:59( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: and i find that we will reduce the amount of health care available to the children of working poor and allow expansion of adults and middle-income children. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california. mr. stark: madam speaker, i'm pleased to yield a nute to the distinguished the gentleman from new jersey, mr. pascrell, who

Bill Jr.Pascrell

1:51:40 to 1:53:10( Edit History Discussion )
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Bill Jr.Pascrell

1:52:00 to 1:52:21( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: understands that many of the adults who were on the program last year were pregnant women. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from new jersey is recognized for one mute. mr. pascrell: madam speaker, you can't have it both ways, you can't be for it and then vote against it. i listened to many people on the other side, substance is more important than process.

Bill Jr.Pascrell

1:52:22 to 1:52:43( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: you don't get it. you don't understand it. so i'm in so stroning support of the program, which does re-authorize this fiscally responsible, reasonable and this is long overdue. ensuring health insurance for

Bill Jr.Pascrell

1:52:44 to 1:53:04( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: our nation's children is a crical step and it's the least we can do. if we can't have universal care automatically right now, we need to take care of our children. you say you agree with it, then you ought to vote for it. taking decisive action othis legislation has become critically important as

Bill Jr.Pascrell

1:53:05 to 1:53:10( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: unemployment climbs, the ranks of the uninsured swell and the rolls of our safety net programs grow.

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