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House Proceeding 07-28-09 on Jul 28th, 2009 :: 0:39:20 to 0:40:45
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Charles W. Jr.Boustany

0:39:17 to 0:39:37( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Jr.Boustany: welleing of others do something else. but for us who care about and who have heard the calls of the people, let's pass health care now. thank you very much. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. for what purpose does the gentleman fr louisiana rise? >> i ask unimous c address the house for one minute and to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection.

Charles W. Jr.Boustany

0:39:20 to 0:40:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Charles W. Jr.Boustany

Charles W. Jr.Boustany

0:39:38 to 0:39:58( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Jr.Boustany: mr. boustany: mr. speaker, this week congressional democrats will continue to try to rush through a sweeping overhaul of american health care. and this follows the president's expensive stimulus plan currently mired in bureaucracy that has not prevented a tional recession despite his pledge to save or create 3.5 million jobs. so, mr. speaker, i ask prident obama, where are

Charles W. Jr.Boustany

0:39:59 to 0:40:20( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Jr.Boustany: those jobs? now, their plan for health care overhaul includes a government-run bureaucracy that will put red tape between patients and their doctors. far too often patients in our government-run programs lack real access to a doctor leaving them no recourse other than to seek emergency room care.

Charles W. Jr.Boustany

0:40:21 to 0:40:41( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Jr.Boustany: now, democratic proposals suggest lumping millions more americans into these government-run systems to somehow improve the quality of care. this defies common sense. instead, health care will be delayed and rationed leaving millions of americans without access to a doctor or quality health care. republican reduce health care costs for

Charles W. Jr.Boustany

0:40:42 to 0:40:45( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Jr.Boustany: families and businesses and taxpayers.

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