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House Proceeding on Mar 17th, 2010 :: 0:20:10 to 0:20:50
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Jim McDermott

0:20:02 to 0:20:22( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: what purpose does the gentleman from washington rise? >> i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. the speaker o tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one minute. mr. mcdermott: mr. speaker, i rise today as a physician out of concern for my republican colleagues. many of whom seem to be suffering from chronic am me'sha or chronic ignorance.

Jim McDermott

0:20:10 to 0:20:50( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jim McDermott

Jim McDermott

0:20:23 to 0:20:43( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: when we started talking about the possibility of using this deem and pass procedure to finish the job on health care reform, republicans couldn't run fast enough to find a television camera to complain. fact check. this procedure has been widely used since the 1930's and was

Jim McDermott

0:20:44 to 0:20:51( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: in fact used no fewer than 202 times under speakers gingrich and hastert amounting to 30% of

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