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House Proceeding 06-16-09 on Jun 16th, 2009 :: 0:03:30 to 0:05:20
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Virginia Foxx

0:03:30 to 0:03:50( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: america, war. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. does the gentleman from indiana seek recognition? >> yes, mr. speaker. by direction of the house republican conference i send to an consideration. the speaker pro tempore: clerk will report the resolution. the clerk: resolution, resolved

Virginia Foxx

0:03:30 to 0:05:20( Edit History Discussion )
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Virginia Foxx

0:03:51 to 0:04:11( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: that the following members are and are hereby elected to the following standing committee, committee -- >> i ask unanimous consent the resolution be considered as read. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. without objection, the resolution is agreed to and the motion to reconsider is laid on the table. for what purpose does the gentlewoman from north carolina ms. foxx

Virginia Foxx

0:04:12 to 0:04:32( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: the house for one minute, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. ms. foxx: thank you, mr. speaker. earlier today and in the many days before we hear our colleagues talk over and over and over again about how we ha so many peop in this country who do not have access to health care. that's not accurate. they have access to health care. what they're talking about is people who are uninsured.

Virginia Foxx

0:04:33 to 0:04:54( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: but let me talk about the numbers that make up what they're talking about as 45.7 million americans who are uninsured. that's not true either. 9.5 million of those are noncitizens, 12 million of them are eligible for public programs suched a -- such as medicaid and medicare. 7.3 million have incomes over

Virginia Foxx

0:04:55 to 0:05:19( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: $84,000 and choose not to purchase health insurance. 9.million are only temporarily uninsured, that brings us down to 7.8 million american citizens, lower income,

Virginia Foxx

0:05:20 to 0:05:20( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: long-term uninsured.

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