Video archive of the US Congress

House Proceeding 02-24-09 on Feb 24th, 2009 :: 0:03:25 to 0:04:45
Total video length: 1 hours 25 minutes Stream Tools: Stream Overview | Edit Time

Note: MetaVid video transcripts may contain inaccuracies, help us build a more perfect archive

Download OptionsEmbed Video

Views:463 Duration: 0:01:20 Discussion

Previous speech: Next speech:

Dennis J. Kucinich

0:03:13 to 0:03:33( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis J. Kucinich: mr. wilson: i pledge allegiance to the flag of the united states of america and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under god, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman

Dennis J. Kucinich

0:03:25 to 0:04:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Dennis J. Kucinich

Dennis J. Kucinich

0:03:34 to 0:03:56( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis J. Kucinich: seek recognition? >> i ask unanimo address the house minute and to revise and extend. without objection, the gentleman is recognized. mr. kucinich: 50 million americans without any health insurance and another 50 million undensured. there's never been a more significant moment where this country has the opportunity to

Dennis J. Kucinich

0:03:57 to 0:04:18( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis J. Kucinich: turn crisis and opportunity by making it possible for all americans for the first time to have a plan of national health care, a universal single payer not for profit health care system, where all $2.2 trillion spent for health care will be spent for health care for people.

Dennis J. Kucinich

0:04:19 to 0:04:39( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis J. Kucinich: and not for profit for insurance companies. insurance companies make money not providing health care. with so many americans without health care today, it is urgent that we recognize the value of h.r. 676, the providing with americans the coverage they need, plus we stop this system which is excluding people from getting the care they need because of the cost of premiums

Dennis J. Kucinich

0:04:40 to 0:04:45( Edit History Discussion )

Dennis J. Kucinich: and co-pays. this is a moment we need to seize.

Personal tools

MetaVid is a non-profit project of UC Santa Cruz and the Sunlight Foundation. Learn more About MetaVid

The C-SPAN logo and other servicemarks that may be found in video content are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Metavid