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House Proceeding 02-22-10 on Feb 23rd, 2010 :: 1:12:05 to 1:14:10
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John R. Carter

1:12:01 to 1:12:21( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: the general public and yield back to the gentleman from texas. mr. carter: i thank the gentlelady for her comments and i agree with you. you've nailed it, what the american people are looking for. that's just exactly what i was talking about. they're looking for something, they for the first time in many generations and it's a real joy

John R. Carter

1:12:05 to 1:14:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John R. Carter

John R. Carter

1:12:22 to 1:12:44( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: for those of us who believe in our republic, they are wanting to be involved and they are doing it by stepping up at every level and saying, give me something i can understand because i want to be able to comment. i want to be able to tell my representative or my senator how i feel about it. and don't hide it in a gigantic monster omnibus proposal, put it out there on the table in a form

John R. Carter

1:12:45 to 1:13:05( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: that i can understand so i know what you're doing to my life. the president made some proposals and this is a summary, i'm not reading some of the proposals, but some of the proposals details he's pt forward, there will be $500

John R. Carter

1:13:06 to 1:13:27( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: billion of taxes, $500 of medicare cuts again, insurance mandates on businesses during this recession, the white house says this bill will raise health -- they admit, it will raise health care costs, it will probably cut millions of jobs over five years, raise insurance

John R. Carter

1:13:28 to 1:13:48( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: premiums is what they're doing, mandates individual coverage on the threat of jail time which is why the administration wants gitmo cleaned ot, and eliminates pro-life protections in the house bill. those are some of the things that they've more or less admitted that they've done with this bill. now, that's not the kind of stuff the american people want to hear. and, plus, they know, the

John R. Carter

1:13:49 to 1:14:09( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: american people have learned in this debate, that the devil is in the details. and so even if these were acceptable things, the details are where these gigantic bills come from. so, i've got my good friend paul broun from georgia, he is here to give us the wisdom of the

John R. Carter

1:14:10 to 1:14:12( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: physician and i yield to him

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