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House Proceeding 03-16-10 on Mar 16th, 2010 :: 2:48:00 to 2:49:20
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Patrick T. McHenry

2:47:57 to 2:48:17( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick T. McHenry: do they really think the mesh people are going to buy this -- american people are going to buy this unconstitutional fraud? the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from north carolina rise? >> to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without obction. >> thank you, madam speaker.

Patrick T. McHenry

2:48:00 to 2:49:20( Edit History Discussion )
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Patrick T. McHenry

2:48:18 to 2:48:38( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick T. McHenry: i'm surprised when i go home, my constituents will tell me unequivocally that they're in favor of health care reform but they're not in favor of this plan. and yet i come to washington and they say, if you're in favor of health care reform you have to buy into this sham of a health care bill. well, my constituents know what a sham is and unfortunately it's a senate bill that the house is

Patrick T. McHenry

2:48:39 to 2:49:00( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick T. McHenry: going to be voting on. then i read headlines that the speaker of the house doesn't actually want to vote on the senate and i recall the basics of parliamentary procedure that require the house to vote on the exact same bill the senate does before it can be signed by the president to be enacted into law. so the democrats are just trying

Patrick T. McHenry

2:49:01 to 2:49:20( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick T. McHenry: to pull a fast one on the american people. the american people know that this is a bad deal. according to the congressional budget office run by a democrat they're right to be worried because premiums will up between 10% and 13% under this plan. that means $2,100 more for the average family in america in

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