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House Proceeding on Mar 29th, 2007 :: 0:01:43 to 0:03:48
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has 12 minutes remaining. the gentlewoman from michigan, 15 1/2 minutes. the gentlewoman from michigan. ms. kilpatrick: at this time i'd like to allow two minutes to our medical doctor in our

Donna M. Christensen

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Donna M. Christensen: caucus, from the virgin islands, congresswoman christensen. the chairman: how much time? two minutes to the gentlewoman is recognized for two minutes. mrs. christensen: thank you. i ask unanimous

Donna M. Christensen

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Speech By: Donna M. Christensen

Donna M. Christensen

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Donna M. Christensen: consent to revise and extend my remarks. the chairman: without objection. mrs. christensen: thank you, madam speaker. i'd like the ryan -- unlike the ryan budget which cuts every health program,

Donna M. Christensen

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Donna M. Christensen: we have a good budget in the democratic base budget, because it doesn't restore funding, drains from this country's needs to provide tax cuts to the wealthiest americans it can't go far

Donna M. Christensen

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Donna M. Christensen: enough to meet the needs of the poor, rural families, african-americans, and other people of color which have been neglected for far too long. after the war and tax cuts have created huge deficits and

Donna M. Christensen

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Donna M. Christensen: debt. the neediest in this country being told to wait. we are not willing to wait anymore for a decent education for children, quality hack health care, communities with clean air and water

Donna M. Christensen

0:02:39 to 0:02:49( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: or for jobs. that is why the c.b.c. budget is so important. with the additional funding it creates the environment for healthier families, for healthier communities, and for a healthier nation.

Donna M. Christensen

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Donna M. Christensen: and we invest significantly more in health care for children and pregnant women, for mental health and substance abuse, for the training of minority and other health professionals, to end the

Donna M. Christensen

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Donna M. Christensen: aids epidemic in our own country and abroad, and for research and community health centers. we help our sickest communities to help themselves with health empower themselves and provide

Donna M. Christensen

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Donna M. Christensen: a health equity fund to close the deficit that is would allow over 100,000 people of color to die who should not every year in this the richest country in the world. it still balances the

Donna M. Christensen

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Donna M. Christensen: budget by 2012 and creates a $141 billion surplus. vote for a stronger, a better america. vote for the c.b.c. budget. thank you. i yield back the balance of my time. the chairman: the gentlewoman

Donna M. Christensen

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Donna M. Christensen: yields back the balance of her time. the gentleman from wisconsin. mr. ryan: madam chair, i wish to address the house from the well. the chairman: the gentleman is recognized. mr. ryan: madam chair,

Paul Ryan

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Paul Ryan: this is an important moment for our time of physical -- fiscal responsibility in america. i would like to read from a few quotes. we have had great hearings in the budget committee. i want to

Paul Ryan

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Speech By: Paul Ryan

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