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House Proceeding 03-21-10 on Mar 21st, 2010 :: 2:54:40 to 2:57:45
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Gwen Moore

2:54:38 to 2:54:58( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: health of our economy. the status quo is unaceptable. i urge a yes vote. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady's time is expired. the gentleman from michigan. mr. camp: for the purposes of a unanimous consent request, i yield to thethe gentleman from california. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. >> i ask unanimous consent to revise and extend my remarks in opposition to this fraud health

Gwen Moore

2:54:40 to 2:57:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Gwen Moore

Gwen Moore

2:54:59 to 2:55:20( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: bill. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered. mr. camp: i yield three minutes to the distinguished the gentlewoman from west virginia, ms. capito. mrs. capito: for a moment, let's think of this bill as a blanket, a blanket of health care legislation that may be draped across america and its population in the coming years.

Gwen Moore

2:55:21 to 2:55:43( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: unfortunately this blanket is would he haven not from all hands working together but the handy work of strong arms and political deals and a resistance to listen to the american people. its cloth has been cut and color has beeninged. it is to short in some areas

Gwen Moore

2:55:44 to 2:56:04( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: and to long in other areas. once this blanket of legislation is laid out, those wil find it doesn't provide the real health care reform and wil become a wall of government between them and their doctor. huge holes won't protect the cold wind of job los, taxes,

Gwen Moore

2:56:05 to 2:56:25( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: and increased health care costs. though we hear of coming taxes and they will be made of the same flimsy fabric. all of america wil fel the weight, the real cost of the $2 trillion dollar wil increase. states like mine will fel the

Gwen Moore

2:56:26 to 2:56:46( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: weight caused by millis of dollars in unfunded mandates. states must balance their budgets -- >> the house is not in order. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is correct. the house will be in order. on it gentlelady will continue. mrs. capito: states will be

Gwen Moore

2:56:47 to 2:57:07( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: forced to absorb the increase in spending demanded by this bill. but the ful burden paid by those who enjoy this spring day playing outside and in back yards, little did they know as they play, we are on the cusp of burdening them with debt.

Gwen Moore

2:57:08 to 2:57:30( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: ignoring their pleas and america will shake its head in disbelief and ask how washington can turn a deaf ear and be so disconnected from the american people. if we stand here in obedience to our purpose that congress will be an effective representation of the people of the united states, we should stop this unfortunate endeavor, take a

Gwen Moore

2:57:31 to 2:57:45( Edit History Discussion )

Gwen Moore: step back and listen. listen to the heartbeat of america, the beat that yerns for true health care reform, the beat that asks for bipartisan vernment committed to solving america's problems, the beat

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