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House Proceeding 02-22-10 on Feb 23rd, 2010 :: 1:22:05 to 1:23:25
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John R. Carter

1:21:45 to 1:22:05( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: going to have a government takeov of health care forced down our throats, we say no and if you don't say no to this government takeover, we're going to say no to you in november. so, i hope the american public will do that. and i yield back to the judge. mr. carter: thank you. reclaiming my time. you said something think a think is important.

John R. Carter

1:22:05 to 1:23:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John R. Carter

John R. Carter

1:22:06 to 1:22:28( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: because i'm going to tell you that i'm concerned that all this is is a medi event anall this is -- to so i'm going to ask people to listen for some things that probably will come out of this event. i think you may hear that the president reached out a hand and the republicans gave back a fist.

John R. Carter

1:22:29 to 1:22:50( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: i think you may hear that the republicans continue to be the party of no. well, first, what's wrong with being the party of no if it's bad policy? you got elected to come down here and represent people who expected to you stand up and say, this is bad, no. secondly, let me finish and then i'll yield, secondly, let's get

John R. Carter

1:22:51 to 1:23:12( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: this thing clear. the republicans don't have any way to stop this bill, especially in this house. they have an overwhelming majority. it's their party they can't get the votes for. it's not the republican votes blocking this bill, it's the democrat votes that are blocking their bill. so this whole state, if we're

John R. Carter

1:23:13 to 1:23:25( Edit History Discussion )

John R. Carter: going with the same work product they've already created, then it is a sham to go over there and deal with the work product that's already been created because they know they can't pass it and they know the american people don't want them to pass it.

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