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House Proceeding 02-23-10 on Feb 23rd, 2010 :: 0:16:10 to 0:17:25
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Jim McDermott

0:15:57 to 0:16:18( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: the words to happy here again, the american people are left wondering, where are the jobs and does anyone in washington care about us? i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. for what purpose does the gentleman from washington rise? >> mr. speaker, i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection.

Jim McDermott

0:16:10 to 0:17:25( Edit History Discussion )
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Jim McDermott

0:16:24 to 0:16:48( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: .7 c16 c13 mr. mcdermott: like everyone, i was watching the olympics. who was the most famous person in canada. fame is a fleeting thing. 6 o seconds down the hill. the most famous person in canada by a vote on the c.d.c. was a politician, a baptist minister, from saskatchewan.

Jim McDermott

0:16:49 to 0:17:09( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: his name is tommy douglas. 1947 brought universal health care to suss catch juan. -- suss catch juan -- saskatchewan. nobody rembers the people who said they would never have health insurance in canada. nobody rembers all the people that fought him. he was elected five times premier of saskatchewan because

Jim McDermott

0:17:10 to 0:17:26( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: the people rembered who brought them health care. maybe that's why former speaker gingrich said we can't let mrs. clinton succeed or the democrats will be in forever. well, that's what we are seeing again, folks.

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