Video archive of the US Congress

House Proceeding 06-04-09 on Jun 5th, 2009 :: 1:54:05 to 1:54:55
Total video length: 3 hours 15 minutes Stream Tools: Stream Overview | Edit Time

Note: MetaVid video transcripts may contain inaccuracies, help us build a more perfect archive

Download OptionsEmbed Video

Views:117 Duration: 0:00:50 Discussion

Previous speech: Next speech:

Janice D. Schakowsky

1:54:01 to 1:54:21( Edit History Discussion )

Janice D. Schakowsky: if we have a good public plan, over the years, and i don't know how long it will be, it can lead to a single, universal coverage. ms. schakowsky: what we're going to have is an exchange that will allow for all these different choices for americans, but let's face it, even the private companies now are going have to play by

Janice D. Schakowsky

1:54:05 to 1:54:55( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Janice D. Schakowsky

Janice D. Schakowsky

1:54:22 to 1:54:42( Edit History Discussion )

Janice D. Schakowsky: different rules. for example, preexisting conditions are not going to be a reason to execute anyone, public or private plan, any longer. there will be some defined benefits that have to be covered. so you don't find out when you get sick vered and we thought it was.

Janice D. Schakowsky

1:54:43 to 1:54:55( Edit History Discussion )

Janice D. Schakowsky: you talked, congresswoman hirono, about transparency and all of this, this whole business, industry, of health care, which it really is in this country now, is going to be much more family friendly.

Personal tools

MetaVid is a non-profit project of UC Santa Cruz and the Sunlight Foundation. Learn more About MetaVid

The C-SPAN logo and other servicemarks that may be found in video content are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Metavid