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House Proceeding 04-28-09 on Apr 28th, 2009 :: 0:29:45 to 0:31:00
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James P. McGovern

0:29:41 to 0:30:01( Edit History Discussion )

James P. McGovern: recovery. i urge that we vte against this rule, against this budget. time left, i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the gentleman from massachusetts. mr. mcgovern: i yield myself such time as i may consume. when people talk about partisanship, i recall my friend

James P. McGovern

0:29:45 to 0:31:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: James P. McGovern

James P. McGovern

0:30:02 to 0:30:23( Edit History Discussion )

James P. McGovern: on the other side of the aisle giving us the prescription drug bill, which is one of the most partisan votes we ever had here. but our hope is not to have a partisan health care bill. and president obama has already had a summit at the white house where he invited n just democratic leaders, but republican leaders to come and

James P. McGovern

0:30:24 to 0:30:45( Edit History Discussion )

James P. McGovern: provide input to figure out how to do this together. my friends on the other side of the aisle, they have had eight years. if it's such a priority, why haven't they done it in eight years? the number of people that have fallen into the ranks of uninsured have risen dramatically while they were in control.

James P. McGovern

0:30:46 to 0:31:00( Edit History Discussion )

James P. McGovern: no one is talking about a partisan vote. what we are trying to do is get what the american people want accomplished. and quite frankly, i think the onus is the other side of the aisle to demonstrate they want

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