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House Proceeding on Sep 30th, 2009 :: 2:16:25 to 2:19:05
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Tom Price

2:16:21 to 2:16:41( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Price: program. i reserve time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves the balance of his time. the gentleman from new jer mr. pallone: mr. speaker, i'm still expecting additional speakers. does the gentleman on the other mr. herger: i do. mr. llone: if i could reserve. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves the balance

Tom Price

2:16:25 to 2:19:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Tom Price

Tom Price

2:16:42 to 2:17:02( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Price: of his time. the gentleman from california. mr. herger: mr. speaker, i yield to the gentleman from georgia, dr. price, so much time as he may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from georgia, mr. price, is recognized. mr. price: ihank my friend from california for leading on the issue of health care and for yielding me time.

Tom Price

2:17:03 to 2:17:23( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Price: i thank the speaker. mr. speaker, as a physician i have passionately the moment i began in public service and even before then for positive solutions in the area of health care. solutions that allow patients to have the highest quality of care. and in debate here on the floor of the house, especially in the

Tom Price

2:17:24 to 2:17:44( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Price: area of health care, americans are anxious for open and honest deliberation and discussions. which is why what occurred on the floor last night was so very, very troubling. mr. speaker, as you may know, mr. grayson, representative grayson, from florida came to the floor in a speech and said that the republican plan for

Tom Price

2:17:45 to 2:18:06( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Price: health ce is for americans to, and i quote, die quickly, unquote. in fact he concluded his remarks by saying, quote, remember the republican plan. don't get sick and if you do get sick, die quickly. unquote. mr. speaker, it's that type of of presentation that debases and

Tom Price

2:18:07 to 2:18:27( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Price: denigrates our proceedings here in the house and it does a disservice to all americans. i have a privileged resolution that i'm not going to introduce today, but it's a resolution that parallels the previous resolution that was handled here in the house that calls on the house to recognize that that kind of behavior is disapproved

Tom Price

2:18:28 to 2:18:50( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Price: of by the house of representatives. but in an effort to try to give the representative from california -- from florida, mr. grayson, an opportunity to recognize that his comments were in fact a breach of decorum. -- decorum, we respectfully request that he apologize to our leader. i call on all democrat members

Tom Price

2:18:51 to 2:19:06( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Price: of the house and all democrat leaders to demand that he apologize. just as one of our members did earlier. mr. speaker, the american people want open and honest discussion, yes. but they want respectful discussion.

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