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House Proceeding on Jul 15th, 2009 :: 0:14:50 to 0:15:25
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Chris Murphy

0:14:42 to 0:15:03( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: minute. yesterday we had the historic introduction of our health care reform act. this is going to improve care for americans, for people that have insurance, but also for people that don't. importantly, this legislation includes a robust public health insurance option. the cost of health care insurance is just too high for people that have it and businesses that are paying for it and the public health insurance option is going to be

Chris Murphy

0:14:50 to 0:15:25( Edit History Discussion )
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Chris Murphy

0:15:04 to 0:15:24( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: one of our most effective ways to bring the cost of insurance down. a study by the commonwealth fund that shows that premiums for individuals can be reduced by 25% by the pressure put on private insurers by public health insurance option. that's why studies show that 70% to 8 of americans want the option to purchase a public

Chris Murphy

0:15:25 to 0:15:27( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: insurance option. because it will lower their

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