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House Proceeding 06-11-09 on Jun 11th, 2009 :: 2:20:50 to 2:21:44
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Charles W. Dent

2:20:31 to 2:20:52( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Dent: million americans will lose their health insurance. a health reform bill will cut the number of american who was their own insurance from 170 million to 70 million. our bill, our positive alternative goes opposite direction. we're enhancing employer-provided coverage and making sure it's more available. i yield to the gentleman.

Charles W. Dent

2:20:50 to 2:21:44( Edit History Discussion )
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Charles W. Dent

2:20:53 to 2:21:15( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Dent: . mr. dent:00 when you talk about 100 million americans losing their health care where will they go to get it? that employer exclusion, that favorable tax treatment is essential to making sure man americans are able to maintain their coverage. that's the first thing we have to protect in this whole discussion. we have to protect that first.

Charles W. Dent

2:21:16 to 2:21:36( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Dent: and some of the proposals clote floating around this capitol as you pointed out would either eliminate that exclusion or severely limit it as a way to finance whatever kind of program they are advancing. this is big money. so i just wanted to share that with the american people. make sure they understand that seems to be the primary funding

Charles W. Dent

2:21:37 to 2:21:44( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Dent: mechanism that many are looking at to finance whatever kind of health care system we propose. whether it's a government option

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