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House Proceeding 05-21-09 on May 21st, 2009 :: 2:01:00 to 2:02:15
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Diane E. Watson

2:00:58 to 2:01:19( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: statistics you've been sharing with us? ms. watson: absolutely. i just want to mention the demographics of my district. i have a third -- 1/3 african-american, 1/3 other people of color, and 1/3 majority. and i have some very wealthy real estate and some very poor

Diane E. Watson

2:01:00 to 2:02:15( Edit History Discussion )
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Diane E. Watson

2:01:20 to 2:01:40( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: real estate in my district. and what i do to accommodate their concerns is send out a questionnaire. and i have five regional advisory groups that come maybe every quarter to my office in the conference room and i list

Diane E. Watson

2:01:41 to 2:02:03( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: their concerns and then we go over each one of the concerns. what comes at the top is education. but health care dependon the area that you're in. the very wealthy people can pay for their 50-minute hour with their psychiatrist.

Diane E. Watson

2:02:04 to 2:02:16( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: so help might come in the middle or down in the lower area. of their responses. but in the lower socioeconomic areas, you can always find it

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