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House Proceeding on Mar 18th, 2010 :: 0:02:15 to 0:03:50
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Jane Harman

0:02:14 to 0:02:36( Edit History Discussion )

Jane Harman: requested. the speaker pro tempore: the chair will entertain up to 10 requts for one-minute speeches on each side of the aisle. the chair recognizes the gentlewoman from california, congresswoman jane harman. ms. harman: i ask unanimous consent to revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: so ordered. ms. harman: madam speaker, in a few hours the house leadership

Jane Harman

0:02:15 to 0:03:50( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jane Harman

Jane Harman

0:02:37 to 0:02:57( Edit History Discussion )

Jane Harman: will finally introduce a rescission package on health care which i understand will reduce our deficit over the first 10 and second 10 years to lower numbers than would happen either under the house passed or senate passed health bills. as a blue dog i commend commend this.

Jane Harman

0:02:58 to 0:03:21( Edit History Discussion )

Jane Harman: but i stand here this morning specifically to say information just released by the energy and commerce committee on which i serve shows a very favorable impact on my district from this bill, which i intend to vote for. i received thousands of calls and emails from constituents and i will post this information on my website immediately after speaking this morning, but in a nutshell it

Jane Harman

0:03:22 to 0:03:42( Edit History Discussion )

Jane Harman: improves coverage for 427,000 of my constituents who already have health care. it gives tax credits and other assistance to up to 137,000 families and 15,100 small businesses. it improves medicare coverage for 81,000 constituents by closing the doughnut hole.

Jane Harman

0:03:43 to 0:03:50( Edit History Discussion )

Jane Harman: it exsends coverage to 67,500 uninsured. and it guarantees that people with pre-existing conditions, kids under 26 and a lot of

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