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House Proceeding on Jun 12th, 2009 :: 0:03:35 to 0:04:50
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Frank Jr.Pallone

0:03:31 to 0:03:52( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: tax increases of the history of the united states. this despite the president's promise that 95% of americans would not see one dime in new taxes. with that i yield back the balance of my time. thank you. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from new jersey rise? mr. pallone: to address the house for one minu the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. pallone: thank you, mr. speaker. the house in the next few weeks

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:03:35 to 0:04:50( Edit History Discussion )
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Frank Jr.Pallone

0:03:53 to 0:04:13( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: is about to unveil a health reform plan that will seek to cover all americans, reduce costs, and basically improve the ality of our health care system. when i talk to my constituents, they tell me how it is increasingly difficult for them to find affordable health insurance either because their employer will not provide it or they go on the individual

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:04:14 to 0:04:34( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: market and simply too expensive. the current system is simply unsustainable. weant people to be able to keep their health insurance if they like it, and if they can afford it. but we must provide alternatives for people that can't find health insurance or find it increasingly difficult to afford the health insurance that they want. i think this is a real priority for the american people and it

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:04:35 to 0:04:50( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: will be a priority for this congress because we understand that the average american increasingly sees health insurance as an economic issue. something that's making it increasingly difficult for them to get through the day if they can't find an affordable plan. i'm looking forward to this.

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