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House Proceeding 03-25-10 on Mar 25th, 2010 :: 0:27:05 to 0:29:05
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Doris O. Matsui

0:27:03 to 0:27:23( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: make is that in my experience, i ve not seen health care denied because of a miscarriage. i'd like to see reference to the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields. the gentleman reserves, the gentlewoman from new york is recognized. ms. slaughter: i'm pleased to yield two minutes to a member of the rules committee, ms. matsui. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman is recognized for

Doris O. Matsui

0:27:05 to 0:29:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Doris O. Matsui

Doris O. Matsui

0:27:24 to 0:27:44( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: two minutes. ms. matsui: i rise today in support of the rule and underlying legislation. the health care package that we passed on sunday and have the opportunity to finalize today represents years and sometimes decades of work put in by man of my colleagues here in the house. it also represents the hopes around dreams of millions of

Doris O. Matsui

0:27:45 to 0:28:05( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: americans who live one accident away from bankruptcy, one paycheck short of making ends meet. i've heardrom many of the families and seniors who live in my district who have been terrified as they see their insurance rates go up and fearful of losing their insurance and high quality of care. but in between the time this house passed one of the most

Doris O. Matsui

0:28:06 to 0:28:26( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: important legiative initiatives in our lifetime and today, i have started to hear from many in sacramento with a simple message -- thank you. thank you to this congress for having the courage to stand up for what's right. thank you to the speaker for her leadership in delivering this bill to the american public.

Doris O. Matsui

0:28:27 to 0:28:47( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: and i would like to sayhank you back to the mayor -- to the millions of americans who voiced their strong support of the health care bill. you may not have always been the loudest voice in the room, but that doesn't mean we don't hear you. thank you to my colleagues for standing up for the american people in the many hearings,

Doris O. Matsui

0:28:48 to 0:29:05( Edit History Discussion )

Doris O. Matsui: markup, town halls and floor debates we've had in this -- on this issue. i look forward to standing with you today as we pass these improvements on the historic legislation passed on sunday. i urge my colleagues to support this rule and the underlying legislation as we stand together and ensure the quality

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