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House Proceeding 04-27-09 on Apr 27th, 2009 :: 2:38:00 to 2:39:30
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Phil Gingrey

2:37:56 to 2:38:17( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: g.o.p. doctor'saucus is trying to bring before the american public. mr. gingrey: if you would yield back to me, the cost of the current government-run health programs, on this first bullet, colleagues, look at this. c.b.o. estimates that individual

Phil Gingrey

2:38:00 to 2:39:30( Edit History Discussion )
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Phil Gingrey

2:38:18 to 2:38:39( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: and corporate income tax rates would have to rise by about 90% through 2050 to finance projected increases in medicare and medicaid. that's what dr. murphy is ?talking about. the cost of reductions in medicare payments then are pass on to consumers who purchase their own care or get

Phil Gingrey

2:38:40 to 2:39:04( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: it from their employer. that adds 1,500 annually or 10.6% to the annual cost of coverage for a family of four. i agree with you completely that we're in a situation where if that's the model, then god help us. if that's a model that we're going to adapt for all

Phil Gingrey

2:39:05 to 2:39:26( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: americans, medicare fo americans is the way, i think, senator kennedy put it. i think there's a formality here in regard to who controls the time. our colleague from louisiana he's not a physician, he's just a very smart member of this body and my colleue on th and commerce committee, where we deal with health care, as is dr.

Phil Gingrey

2:39:27 to 2:39:32( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: murphy,here we deal with health care every day and

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