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House Proceeding on Sep 10th, 2009 :: 0:04:30 to 0:05:55
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Jo Bonner

0:04:26 to 0:04:46( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: those less fortunate. my colleagues, it's my distinct honor and privilege to welcome to the house today my good friend, dean george wner. the speaker: the chair will -- five further requests for one-minute speeches on each side of the aisle.

Jo Bonner

0:04:30 to 0:05:55( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jo Bonner

Jo Bonner

0:04:47 to 0:05:08( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: for what purpose does the gentleman from alabama rise? >> madam speaker, i ask permission to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: >> madam speaker, last night the american people and many in this chamber listened intently as president obama made the case for major reform of our health care system. but i must admit i was dismayed, like a growing number of americans over the fact what

Jo Bonner

0:05:09 to 0:05:30( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: the president said and what the democratic congress has already done in the form of h.r. 3200 simply doesn't add up. we all remember the old saying that if it's too good to be true it probably is. last night the president promised a plan that would insure more people, provide better coverage and would cost less money. however, mis equation is one basic question,

Jo Bonner

0:05:31 to 0:05:52( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: how are we really going to pay for all of this? sadly, that's the $900 billion question. and when the president said that he won't sign a bill into law that adds one dime to the deficit, what he failed to say is this, you, the american people, are going to pay for these changes with more taxes and with cuts to popular perhaps like medicare.

Jo Bonner

0:05:53 to 0:05:55( Edit History Discussion )

Jo Bonner: republicans want to president at his word, butt

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