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House Proceeding on Mar 5th, 2009 :: 0:07:10 to 0:08:10
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Donna M. Christensen

0:07:07 to 0:07:27( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: duty from this virus. we honor fred's sacrifice to the people of martin county. he will truly be missed. thank you, mr. speaker. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. for what purpose does the gentlelady from virgin islands rise? mrs. christensen: to address the house for one minute, mr. speaker. th without objection, so ordered. mrs. christensen: thank you. today the president will convene a health summit as he continues to engage experts,

Donna M. Christensen

0:07:10 to 0:08:10( Edit History Discussion )
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Donna M. Christensen

0:07:28 to 0:07:48( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: members of congress, health providers, and consumer advocates in what is one of many discussions to best fix our broken health care system and ensure access to quality health care for every american more efficiently and effectively. we have already made a great down payment with the expanded schip. the medicaid and other provisions in the american recovery and reinvestment act. we in this body continue to

Donna M. Christensen

0:07:49 to 0:08:09( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: work with our president through our omnibus bill and as we prepare to develop a 2010 budget. and we do so in a holistic way also addressing the social determine nance of our hlth which is critical in order for us to meet our obligation to close the gaps in health that cause premature preventive illness and death in the poor

Donna M. Christensen

0:08:10 to 0:08:10( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: and people of color and those

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