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House Proceeding 07-15-09 on Jul 15th, 2009 :: 4:22:00 to 4:23:45
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Chris Murphy

4:21:56 to 4:22:18( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: what this is about. those are the people that will benefit from thising mr. murphy and i want to thank you as we wind down here for the opportunity to do this. we'll be here tomorrow and possibly friday and next week, day in and day out because it is that important for us to pass this.

Chris Murphy

4:22:00 to 4:23:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Chris Murphy

Chris Murphy

4:22:19 to 4:22:40( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: i really believe the health and welfare of our country depend on it. with the energy bill and with this, i think this is transformational for us. i think it's great opportunity for places like northeast ohio. i yield back to my friend. mr. murphy: i thank you for joining us. we will be down here talking about this because it's so

Chris Murphy

4:22:41 to 4:23:02( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: important to get health care for america. as you said, our friends on the other side of the aisle had eight years to get this done. people may say, mr. president, you're taking on a lot really quickly, but we are paying for the costs of inaction. we are paying for the costs of a republican party which for forever reason decided not to do much about the cost of our health care system. and we are going to get this done.

Chris Murphy

4:23:03 to 4:23:23( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: we are going to get this done so nobody loses their livelihood, nobody loses their access to opportunity because they get sick. we're going to l they are cost of doing business and we're going to do it this year. with that, i yield back the

Chris Murphy

4:23:24 to 4:23:44( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: balance of our time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back, the gentleman's time has expired. under the speaker's an policy of january 6, 2009, the chair recognizes the gentleman from iowa, mr. king, for 60 minutes. mr. ki speaker.

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