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House Proceeding 06-11-09 on Jun 11th, 2009 :: 2:18:50 to 2:19:45
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Charles W. Dent

2:18:41 to 2:19:01( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Dent: equalizing the tax benefit for individuals, so they get the same benefit employers get when they buy health insurance, and obviously what we've talked about here, lawsuit reform. i yield to the gentleman. mr. dent: that's a point i made about equalizing the tax treatment. the 165 million american, 60%

Charles W. Dent

2:18:50 to 2:19:45( Edit History Discussion )
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Charles W. Dent

2:19:02 to 2:19:22( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Dent: of our population, has insurance through their employers. but those individuals who cannot afford insurance, and there are a lot of them out there, cannot afford their insurance but get no favorable tax treatment themselves. their employer receives i but the me, the self-employed individual should get the same favorable treatment.

Charles W. Dent

2:19:23 to 2:19:43( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Dent: that's a way thelp, particularly the younger population, some of whom have the capacity to purchase health insurance, may be relatively health iy but decide not to purchase it. we can help that population afford a reasonable comprehensive plan. that's one of the major parts

Charles W. Dent

2:19:44 to 2:19:45( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Dent: of the reform you and i worked

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