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House Proceeding 02-03-09 on Feb 3rd, 2009 :: 0:04:50 to 0:06:10
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Dennis J. Kucinich

0:04:46 to 0:05:06( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis J. Kucinich: government, in the m government mistress will tell big business to spend the money and that's just the way it is. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from ohio rise? mr. kucinich: madam speaker, i request permission to address the house and to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one

Dennis J. Kucinich

0:04:50 to 0:06:10( Edit History Discussion )
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Dennis J. Kucinich

0:05:07 to 0:05:27( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis J. Kucinich: minute. mr. kucinich: there's talk now that the banks will receive an additional trillion to trillion in bailout funds. that would bring the total amount to .7 trillion, which equates to about a little bit more or less than ,000 per person.

Dennis J. Kucinich

0:05:28 to 0:05:51( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis J. Kucinich: i want you to think about that in terms of the fact that there are 50 million americans without any health insurance and another 50 million are underinsured. health care for the american people should be a defining purpose of our government, and yet we're gi corporations and these banks who won't create jobs, who won't save homes, who will horde the money.

Dennis J. Kucinich

0:05:52 to 0:06:10( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis J. Kucinich: it's time that we had a universal health care system such as provided in h.r. 676, the bill that i'm co-sponsoring with john conyers. that once and for all says the health of the american people is a defing purpe of government. we have to start thinking about the american people. they need a bailout. they need to be bailed out of

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