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House Proceeding 07-16-09 on Jul 16th, 2009 :: 1:35:30 to 1:37:30
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Keith Ellison

1:35:26 to 1:35:46( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: rising costs off the backs of the middle class and i will yield. mr. ellison: let me thank the gentleman. let me remind everybody,s the progressive caucus come -- caucus coming together, and i want to leave us with this. mary from minneapolis says my

Keith Ellison

1:35:30 to 1:37:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Keith Ellison

Keith Ellison

1:35:47 to 1:36:07( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: daughter needed her wisdom teeth out. at the time with insurance, we were told to pay $375 and we did. then we get billed over $1,000, eventually it was submitted to $750. meantime, myusband had no paycheck.

Keith Ellison

1:36:08 to 1:36:29( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: her second story, she had calcium deposits in her back which make it difficult to walk. yet she has to delay treatment until gets to be an emergency. there are health care nightmare stories across america. this democratic caucus is bringing -- is hearing the cries of the american people and bringing forth reform with

Keith Ellison

1:36:30 to 1:36:51( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: a bill that includes robust public option, will stop people being dropped and denied for pre-existing conditions and we hope that people all over america talk about the fact that hope is on the way, change is on the way, and i'm looking forward to pushing green on this bill just like my colleague from maryland talked about feeling good about this change that's coming, not that

Keith Ellison

1:36:52 to 1:37:13( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: we don't have some tweaks to do, but, hey, look, any tweak is nothing compared to the hope that this bill represents to the american people system of mr. speaker, i want to thank you and the congress and yield back my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. under the speaker's announced

Keith Ellison

1:37:14 to 1:37:27( Edit History Discussion )

Keith Ellison: policy of january 6, 2009, the gentleman from louisiana, mr. fleming is now r 30 minutes -- i'm sorry, for 60 minutes as the designee of the

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