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House Proceeding on Jun 10th, 2009 :: 0:14:10 to 0:15:15
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Peter A. DeFazio

0:14:07 to 0:14:27( Edit History Discussion )

Peter A. DeFazio: not the kind of international engagement we should make. it will turn around because of our people, not because of out-of-control government spending and borrowing. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from oregon rise? mr. defazio: to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for one minute.

Peter A. DeFazio

0:14:10 to 0:15:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Peter A. DeFazio

Peter A. DeFazio

0:14:28 to 0:14:48( Edit History Discussion )

Peter A. DeFazio: mr. defazio: republicans gave us a medicare prescription drug benefit -- complete with doughnut hole based in subsidizing the health insurance industry and the prescription drug industry. now they're at it again. they're absolutely oppose public plan option for health insurance because that would make the health insurance industry compete. their solution to the 50 million americans without health insurance and those are

Peter A. DeFazio

0:14:49 to 0:15:09( Edit History Discussion )

Peter A. DeFazio: one pink slip away from losing it is tax breakso they can go out and buy private insurance. well, here's a little secret. private insurance's exempt from antitrust law thanks to the republicans. so they can and do can lewd. they won't let you have a pre existing condition. they can discriminate in any way they want.

Peter A. DeFazio

0:15:10 to 0:15:15( Edit History Discussion )

Peter A. DeFazio: they can price gouge. they can price fix. and republicans say driving people to that system, not

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