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House Proceeding 07-28-09 on Jul 28th, 2009 :: 3:54:50 to 3:56:10
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Harold Rogers

3:54:48 to 3:55:09( Edit History Discussion )

Harold Rogers: your tax dollars at the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from texas rise? >> i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. rogers: thank you, mr. speaker. people come to the u.s. from all points of the globe to get the medical treatment that america is best at all across the world.

Harold Rogers

3:54:50 to 3:56:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Harold Rogers

Harold Rogers

3:55:10 to 3:55:31( Edit History Discussion )

Harold Rogers: it's the best system ever invented. and we have evolved it over these 200-plus years. this experiment that the obama administration is pushing the congress to pass would rip out that system and put in its place what i think would be an inferior system. people don't understand why we

Harold Rogers

3:55:32 to 3:55:53( Edit History Discussion )

Harold Rogers: need to do it. and in fact we don't have to do it. our proposal essentially three things would allow us to keep this great medical system that we have, bring down the cost, and make it affordable to everyone. we would allow small companies to form co-ops and bargain for

Harold Rogers

3:55:54 to 3:56:10( Edit History Discussion )

Harold Rogers: their insurance coverage, much the same as the kentucky farm bureau does in kentucky even today. we would do away with junk lawsuits that drive up the cost of practice and cause doctors to

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