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House Proceeding 04-02-09 on Apr 2nd, 2009 :: 0:12:15 to 0:14:05
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Donna M. Christensen

0:12:13 to 0:12:35( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: again, unprecedented levels of taxes. and i urge defeat of this amendment. thank you. the chair: does the gentleman reserve his time? does th??e gentleman reserve his ti mr. diaz-balart: i reserve. thank you, madam chair. the chair: the gentleman from virginia. mr. scott: i yid two minutes to the gentlelady from virgin islands, ms. christensen.

Donna M. Christensen

0:12:15 to 0:14:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Donna M. Christensen

Donna M. Christensen

0:12:36 to 0:12:57( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: virgin islands is recognized for two minutes. mrs. christensen: i want to thank the gentleman for this amendment. i want to thank ow chairwoman, barbara lee, and our chair on the budget, congressman bby sct, for filling out that outline to better meet the needs of our communities and all americans while remaining fiscally responsible.

Donna M. Christensen

0:12:58 to 0:13:18( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: and health care with the additional $1 billion, the c.b.c. includes, we are able to fund a robust ryan white which increases funding to the hard-hit south, brings services to incarcerated and ex-offender population and for the minority aids initiative. an estimated excess 83,000

Donna M. Christensen

0:13:19 to 0:13:39( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: african-americans die from preventable causes every year. our budget will raise the national center for minority and health inspired research to increase the funding. and lastly, our budget sets aside for the health, equity and accountability act which provides quality services for individuals with limited

Donna M. Christensen

0:13:40 to 0:14:01( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: english proficiency, expands health professions to build a diverse work force that's need today, provides services for the diseases causing the disparities, elevates and expands the indian health service, supports institutions in underserved communities and responds to the call to address the health and service

Donna M. Christensen

0:14:02 to 0:14:06( Edit History Discussion )

Donna M. Christensen: determineans that fuels disparities through health empowerment zones.

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