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House Proceeding 02-23-10 on Feb 23rd, 2010 :: 3:53:15 to 3:55:15
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Lee Terry

3:53:11 to 3:53:33( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: at this time i reserve the balanc the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady reserves the balance of her time. the gentleman from nebraska. mr. terry: thank you, madam speaker. i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. terry: on behalf of the ranking member on the energy and commerce committeei rise in support of h. resolution

Lee Terry

3:53:15 to 3:55:15( Edit History Discussion )
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Lee Terry

3:53:34 to 3:53:55( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: 274, supporting the designation of march as national nuttion month. over the last 20 years, obesity rates have been steadily increasing in the united states. according to the c.d.c., in 2008 32 states had a prevailans of obesity eal to or greater

Lee Terry

3:53:56 to 3:54:17( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: than 25%. six of these states, alabama, mississippi, oklahoma, south carolina, tennessee and west virginia had prevalence of obesity equal to or greater than 30%. i'm glad that my home state of nebraska is not on this. that we're shoveling enough snow that our children are getting exercise.

Lee Terry

3:54:18 to 3:54:39( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: obesity rates among children and adolescence are especially staggering and have led to increasing health pblems such as diabetes and heart disease among this population. poor nutrition habits, a sedentary lifestyle are linked to the problems that inflict

Lee Terry

3:54:40 to 3:55:00( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: americans today. many dietary problems have led to cancer, stroke and diabetes. but through proper nutrition, regular exercise and curtailing weight problems these threats to our health are far less likely to occur. it is important for americans to recognize the significance

Lee Terry

3:55:01 to 3:55:15( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: of monitoring their own eating habits and that of their family. prop nutrition, ercise, healthy living can help lead to a lower obesity rates, fewer medical expenses and increased productivity. i stand in support of this

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