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House Proceeding on Sep 9th, 2009 :: 0:11:35 to 0:13:25
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Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:11:31 to 0:11:52( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: the people i represent think worse, sort of like what my grandmother also said, if you think the problems government creates are bad, just wait until you see government solutions. and that's just the way it is. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from new jersey rise? mr. pascrell: i ask permission to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection.

Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:11:35 to 0:13:25( Edit History Discussion )
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Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:11:53 to 0:12:14( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: mr. pascrell: i have a quote from republican chief justice earl warren, no longer with us. he said many people consider the things which government does for them to be social progress. but they consider the things government does for others as socialism. he said it. it is a message to everybody in this house. the fear mongering that's gone on in the last few months does

Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:12:15 to 0:12:35( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: not bring us any closer to resolution. companies are for-profit businesses. i can't blame them, you can't blame them for being in the business of denying access to need care, avoiding and dumping the sick and confung consumers. they are, after all, driven by profits, not patients. i aim in my business, what i have to do here in the house,

Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:12:36 to 0:12:56( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: is look out for my constituents. for the hardworking families in new jersey that are being tossed aside so that insurance companies can maximize their profits. i support america's affordable health choices act because it creates a rational marketplace where americans can find transparent information about their insurance options,

Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:12:57 to 0:13:17( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: guaranteeing coverage that won't discriminate based on heal meaningful coverage that won't leave families layden with debt. thank you, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: the for what purpose does the gentleman from texas rise? mr. smith: to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection.

Bill Jr.Pascrell

0:13:18 to 0:13:25( Edit History Discussion )

Bill Jr.Pascrell: mr. smith: mr. speaker, in a speech before the american medical association, the president made a promise to the american people which he has ofterepeated.

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