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House Proceeding on Jul 10th, 2009 :: 0:11:15 to 0:12:05
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Virginia Foxx

0:11:11 to 0:11:32( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: when we provide incentives to payers and providers to work together to improve care to communities and patients, we will undoubtedly see better health care, better health care outcomes and lower costs for all of us. the speaker pro tempore: the time of the gentlewoman has expired. for what purpose does the rise? ms. foxx: i ask permission to address the house for one minute, mr. speaker.

Virginia Foxx

0:11:15 to 0:12:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Virginia Foxx

Virginia Foxx

0:11:33 to 0:11:54( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered. ms. foxx: mr. speaker, at some point every american will see a doctor or require some form of emergency care, whether it is the birth of a child or an aging parent sick with cancer. families are praying for the best health care possible for their loved ones. but right now democrats are pushing for a government takeover of health care that would severely limit many patient's access to lifesaving treatment.

Virginia Foxx

0:11:55 to 0:12:06( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: house republicans know that health care run by government bureaucrats doesn't work because it's been tried and failed in other countries. tragedies result when government controls health care and makes decisions best left to doctors and their patients.

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