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House Proceeding 06-16-09 on Jun 16th, 2009 :: 0:20:35 to 0:21:30
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Mazie Hirono

0:20:22 to 0:20:42( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: gislation so that we restore confidence in our economy. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentlewoman from hawaii rise ms. hirono: to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: objection. ms. hirono: mr. speaker, it's time to stop playing politics and solve the health care

Mazie Hirono

0:20:35 to 0:21:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mazie Hirono

Mazie Hirono

0:20:43 to 0:21:03( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: crisis. americans deserve a choice in quality health care that is affordable. health care reform will make sure that we have the option to keep the health care insurance we have if we like it. or to choose a quality public health care option. health care reform will stop the insurance companies from denying coverage for pre-existing

Mazie Hirono

0:21:04 to 0:21:25( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: conditions. you will also no longer be denied care because of your age. health care reform will make sure that you will have coverage that can never be denied or taken away. our families need this peace of mind. we spend almost 50% more per person on health care than the next most costly nation. but we are no healthier for it.

Mazie Hirono

0:21:26 to 0:21:32( Edit History Discussion )

Mazie Hirono: we cannot wait any longer to make health care reform a reality. quality, affordable health care

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