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House Proceeding 05-20-08 on May 20th, 2008 :: 2:22:56 to 2:24:47
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Philip Hare

2:18:23 to 2:22:56( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Philip Hare

Philip Hare

2:22:48 to 2:22:56( Edit History Discussion )

Philip Hare: speaker. i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. miller: as memorial day approaches, it's appropriate that we take time this week

Jeff Miller

2:22:56 to 2:23:08( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Miller: to consider the next 10 bills that are on the suspension calendar. in doing so we must be mindful of the heavy sacrifices made by the men and women of our armed forces. as their sacrifices that

Jeff Miller

2:22:56 to 2:24:47( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jeff Miller

Jeff Miller

2:23:08 to 2:23:22( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Miller: allow us to enjoy our american way of life and time-honored traditions, like memorial day. for many of us, it will be marked with a solemn commemoration at a veteran's cemetery or a befitting

Jeff Miller

2:23:22 to 2:23:35( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Miller: memorial. i appreciate chairman filner expediting these bills to the floor in a timely fashion. mr. speaker, i rise this afternoon in support of h.r. 2790, as amended, a bill to establish the

Jeff Miller

2:23:35 to 2:23:47( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Miller: physician of director of physician assistant services within the office of the undersecretary of veterans' affairs for health. i commend my colleagues, mr. hare, and mr. moran, for introducing

Jeff Miller

2:23:47 to 2:23:58( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Miller: this bill. there is a strong relationship between military service and the physician assistant profession. in 1965, duke university established the first p.a. education program to capture the

Jeff Miller

2:23:58 to 2:24:11( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Miller: knowledge of military medical corpsmen that served in vietnam and transition their experience in the civilian health care system. today, the v.a. is the largest employer of physician

Jeff Miller

2:24:11 to 2:24:21( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Miller: assistants, and they play a role in enhancing veterans' access to health care. it's important to advance the utilization of these health care providers. establishing this office would be beneficial

Jeff Miller

2:24:21 to 2:24:33( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Miller: to veterans. a full-time director would ensure p.a.'s are used appropriately to provide veterans the health care that they deserve. i urge my colleagues to support this bill and reserve

Jeff Miller

2:24:33 to 2:24:47( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Miller: the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves. the gentleman from illinois. mr. hare: mr. speaker, i'd like to recognize my friend from new hampshire, representative

Carol Shea-Porter

2:24:47 to 2:25:00( Edit History Discussion )

Carol Shea-Porter: carol shea-porter, for as much time as she may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman is recognized. mr. shea-porter: i'd like to thank the gentleman from illinois, phil hare, who is

Carol Shea-Porter

2:24:47 to 2:26:57( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Carol Shea-Porter

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