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House Proceeding 03-23-10 on Mar 23rd, 2010 :: 2:39:40 to 2:41:50
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Diane E. Watson

2:39:35 to 2:39:56( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: available, where your information can be o a flash drive and maybe you and from california, we get hit walking across the street here, we could have a flash drive in our wallet and plug it in and they know everything there is to know about us without having to start at the beginning.

Diane E. Watson

2:39:40 to 2:41:50( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Diane E. Watson

Diane E. Watson

2:39:57 to 2:40:18( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: ms. watson: i'm glad you mentioned california. you must have automobile insurance if you he a license and you drive a car in california, because i don't care how good a driver your there will be a time when you're going to need insurance. we mandate it.

Diane E. Watson

2:40:19 to 2:40:39( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: are you aware that it has been said since the bill has been signed that 12 states are going to come together to sue us because we are mandating that you have to have health insurance. well, i can tell you this. if we don't require it, then

Diane E. Watson

2:40:40 to 2:41:01( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: you're going to pay one way or the other, because you se, when that person gets hit and they don't have any insurance and they are laying out on the street -- we are the society and we're going to fix them up and take them to the county hospital or the district hospitals, because we aren't going to let

Diane E. Watson

2:41:02 to 2:41:24( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: anyone in this country lie on the ground because they don't have insurance and die because they don't have health care. that's not the kind of people we are. but i tell you, listening to these ranters, rather than reasoners, what are we turning into as a nation?

Diane E. Watson

2:41:25 to 2:41:46( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: and i want to tag insurace on, because that's what this bill i all about. mr. garamendi: it certainly is and for that unfortunate person that was out on the street and got hit by a car and off to the emergency room, there's a cost there if that person doesn't have insurance. who's going to pay? i'll tell you, the taxpayers,

Diane E. Watson

2:41:47 to 2:41:50( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: either the local, county, city or the state and the nation will

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