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House Proceeding 03-16-10 on Mar 16th, 2010 :: 0:31:55 to 0:33:10
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Jim McDermott

0:31:52 to 0:32:13( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: proposal that is opposed by the american people. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from washington rise? >> unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered. the gentleman is recognized. mr. mcdermott: madam speaker, a

Jim McDermott

0:31:55 to 0:33:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jim McDermott

Jim McDermott

0:32:14 to 0:32:34( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: great if i loss for george santianos, those who fail to learn from hisrytry -- history it. the republicans say we should scrap the bill and start over again. in 1994 newt gingrich very proudly killed mrs. clinton's health care efforts. we have waited 16 years, 12 yes we had republicans in

Jim McDermott

0:32:35 to 0:32:56( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: control of this house. we had six years with the republican senate, republican house, and republican president and nothing was offered. what you're saying today is, let's kill the democratic bill and we'll wait another 16 years to 2026 until we try again.

Jim McDermott

0:32:57 to 0:33:10( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: the americans are going into bankruptcy, 2/3 of them because of health care. and we cannot wait any longer. the time has come for a vote, folks. let's stand up and tell the

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