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House Proceeding 09-30-09 on Sep 30th, 2009 :: 0:30:45 to 0:34:00
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Nathan Deal

0:30:29 to 0:30:50( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: this house that spends one dime health care for illegal aliens. during the month of august, the citizens of my state and the country spoke out on health care reform. their outcry was unlike anything we've seen in recent years. town halmeetings, tea

Nathan Deal

0:30:45 to 0:34:00( Edit History Discussion )
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Nathan Deal

0:30:51 to 0:31:12( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: parties, freedom rallies, they all became the forum in which the public ptest was intended to send a message to this but here we are two months later and none of the concerns of august have been addressed. in particular, no version of

Nathan Deal

0:31:13 to 0:31:35( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: the health care reform that is before the house includes the language that i offered that would require proof of citizenship before receiving taxpayer funded health care. now it appears that the house is in a holding pattern. media reports indicate that

Nathan Deal

0:31:36 to 0:31:57( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: speaker pelosi is drafting her own version of health care reform. others suggest that president obama and the white house are drafting another bill. what appears very clear is that these bills are being drafted in secret and behind doors and that there is no intention to submit them to the

Nathan Deal

0:31:58 to 0:32:18( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: house committees for hearings or for markups. i call on the speaker and the president to open up the process, allow republicans such as me, the ranking member of the health care subcommittee of the energy and commerce committee to participate in the drafting of this bil

Nathan Deal

0:32:19 to 0:32:40( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: it's time for the law to clearly state that those who want taxpayer funded health care must prove and must verify that they are citizens. i have language that will make that happen. but thus far it has been rejected along a party line vote.

Nathan Deal

0:32:41 to 0:33:01( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: today, the other body rejected a similar proposal along a party line vote. if health care is to be written in secret, if the normal committee processes are by passed, if illegal aliens are

Nathan Deal

0:33:02 to 0:33:23( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: to receive taxpayer funded health care, if a bill is rushed through this house with no opportunity to read it, if any of these things happen i predict that the historic outcry of the american people during august will pale in comparisons to the voices of concern that will raise as a

Nathan Deal

0:33:24 to 0:33:44( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: result of that abuse. madam speaker, this issue is too big. it's too important to our people. it is too destructive of our free market enterprise system to be cloaked in secrecy and rushed through this body in a partisan wheelbarrow. if that happens, the members of

Nathan Deal

0:33:45 to 0:34:00( Edit History Discussion )

Nathan Deal: this house should be outraged, but more importantly, the american people will be outraged. tyranny by whatever name it bears and whatever iron fist it

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