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House Proceeding on Sep 16th, 2009 :: 0:27:45 to 0:29:15
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Charles W. Jr.Boustany

0:27:42 to 0:28:02( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Jr.Boustany: quality afford health care for them and their families and by giving them a public option to choose from, we could keep insurance companies honest through competition and provide our nation's families with quality health care they deserve. i yield back. . the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gtleman

Charles W. Jr.Boustany

0:27:45 to 0:29:15( Edit History Discussion )
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Charles W. Jr.Boustany

0:28:03 to 0:28:23( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Jr.Boustany: from louisiana rise? mr. boustany: madam speaker, i to the house for one minute and to revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. boustany: madam speaker, last week the president and congressional democrats began yet another drive to enact their sweeping overhauls of american health care, h.r. 3200. following the president's

Charles W. Jr.Boustany

0:28:24 to 0:28:44( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Jr.Boustany: address to congress, i urged the president to work with republicans to lower the cost of health care for american families and small business. commonsense solutions -- commonsense solutions and common fwround do exist. let me be -- ground do exist. let me be clear, we can lower the cost of health care, but a new gornment-run bureaucracy is not the answer. the president last week suggested reducing the growing

Charles W. Jr.Boustany

0:28:45 to 0:29:05( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Jr.Boustany: number of frivolous lawsuits against doctors as one way to lower costs. thus far, the congressional democrats' plan still fails to mention medical liability reform. right now h.r. 3200 ils to meet the president's requirements and it fails to meet the american people's requirements too. if the president and congressional democrats are

Charles W. Jr.Boustany

0:29:06 to 0:29:16( Edit History Discussion )

Charles W. Jr.Boustany: serious about working together, we need to start over. we need to start over and scrap h.r. 3200. working together we can achieve real results to lower the cost

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