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House Proceeding on Sep 5th, 2007 :: 0:16:51 to 0:19:08
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John Sarbanes

0:16:39 to 0:16:51( Edit History Discussion )

John Sarbanes: one week in iraq, we could hire 51,000 more police officers to make our streets safer. it is time for republicans in this body to listen to the american people and join us in d calling to

Jim McDermott

0:16:51 to 0:17:02( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: end -- to an toned the financial drain of this war. it is time -- to an end to the financial drain of this war and it is time to make us safe here at home. the speaker pro tempore: for what

Jim McDermott

0:16:51 to 0:19:08( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jim McDermott

Jim McDermott

0:17:02 to 0:17:15( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: purpose does the gentleman from maryland seek recognition? >> to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one minute.

Jim McDermott

0:17:15 to 0:17:28( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: mr. sarbanes: 10 years ago the children's health insurance was instituted. since then six millincon children have been given access to private health care in this country. it was the right

Jim McDermott

0:17:28 to 0:17:43( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: thing to. new evidence suggests that we're now slipping backwards. the number of children without health insurance in this -- coverage in this country increased from eight million in 2005 to 28.7

Jim McDermott

0:17:43 to 0:17:56( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: million in 2006. that's why we passed the champ act which would increase insurance coverage for children for an additional five million children in this country that's the direction that we

Jim McDermott

0:17:56 to 0:18:12( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: need to be going in. unfortunately the president is threatening to v eto the champ act. i hope the president will reconsider, stop posturing on this issue, and do right thing by america's

Jim McDermott

0:18:12 to 0:18:25( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: children. i yield back my time. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from washington seek recognition? >> to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore:

Jim McDermott

0:18:25 to 0:18:38( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: without objection, the gentleman is recognized for one minute. >> madam speaker, as we thent period when the president will come before us and ask to extend the surge in iraq, we ought to

Jim McDermott

0:18:38 to 0:18:54( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: hear the story of jamie dean. jamie dean was ade 29-year-old who came from hollywood, maryland. he enlisted and served four years, including one year in afghanistan, where he cleaned out

Jim McDermott

0:18:54 to 0:19:08( Edit History Discussion )

Jim McDermott: caves and did all the tough things that went on there. o he came home severely depressed, suffering from ptsd, was being treated at the veterans' hospital after his honorable discharge from

John Yarmuth

0:19:08 to 0:19:27( Edit History Discussion )

John Yarmuth: the united states u army, and then he got the letter. on november 26, he received a letter that said, pursuant to the executive order of 14, september, 2001, you're relieved from your residentes

John Yarmuth

0:19:08 to 0:20:17( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Yarmuth

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