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House Proceeding 03-21-10 on Mar 21st, 2010 :: 0:18:25 to 0:20:35
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Patrick J. Kennedy

0:18:19 to 0:18:41( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick J. Kennedy: bill are not unconstitutional. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. slaughter: thank you, mr. speaker. i'm pleased to yield two minutes to the gentleman from rhode island who is not only a valued member of the house, but whose father dedicated his life

Patrick J. Kennedy

0:18:25 to 0:20:35( Edit History Discussion )
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Patrick J. Kennedy

0:18:42 to 0:19:06( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick J. Kennedy: to helping with this. mr. kennedy. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. kennedy: i urge us to go forward with the rule on what have of -- on behalf of the 22% of my constituents under the age of 65 who are uninsured because they're too young to qualify for medicare or too middle class to qualify for medicaid.

Patrick J. Kennedy

0:19:07 to 0:19:28( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick J. Kennedy: quote, no memorial, oration, or eulogy could more eloquently honor his memory than the earliest possible passage of this bill. for which he fought so long, his herlt and his soul are in this bill. while the above quote could

Patrick J. Kennedy

0:19:29 to 0:19:50( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick J. Kennedy: easily refer to my father, and the context could easily describe this health care debate, these words were in fact spoken by my father as he rose on the senate floor to honor his brother, president kennedy, during the debate on the 1964 civil rights act. the parallels between the struggle for civil rights and

Patrick J. Kennedy

0:19:51 to 0:20:11( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick J. Kennedy: the fight to make quality, affordable health care accessible to all americans are significant. it was dr. martin lewiser king jr. who said, of al forms of in-- dr. mart inluther king jr.

Patrick J. Kennedy

0:20:12 to 0:20:33( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick J. Kennedy: who said, of al forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane. thank you, madam speaker, for your political and moral leadership for helping those to secure a more advanced protections and benefits, especially in the area of mental health and addiction. thank you, president obama for

Patrick J. Kennedy

0:20:34 to 0:20:36( Edit History Discussion )

Patrick J. Kennedy: delivering on your promise of

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