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House Proceeding on Oct 3rd, 2007 :: 0:16:57 to 0:18:20
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Thelma D. Drake

0:15:12 to 0:16:57( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Thelma D. Drake

Thelma D. Drake

0:16:30 to 0:16:57( Edit History Discussion )

Thelma D. Drake: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for one minute. >> thank you very much, mr. speaker. last week most ofo the republicans once again marched in lock step with theep bush

Edolphus Towns

0:16:57 to 0:17:09( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: administration. i've just beenn informed that the president's vetoed the chip bill. that is a shame and a disgrace. and despite the fact that this congress crafted a bipartisan bill with republican

Edolphus Towns

0:16:57 to 0:18:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Edolphus Towns

Edolphus Towns

0:17:09 to 0:17:25( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: input. but most republican members chose to ignore the hetalth care needs of 10 million children. it is a shame and a national disgrace. the children 's health insurance program has helped

Edolphus Towns

0:17:25 to 0:17:37( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: our nation reduce the number of uninsured children. during each of the eight years of the program the number of uninsured chil dren decreased, but over the last two years, these numbers have

Edolphus Towns

0:17:37 to 0:17:48( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: actually gone up. based on these t roublingli trends, this democratic congress --o the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. >> did not believe a staraight re-authorization was enough.

Edolphus Towns

0:17:48 to 0:17:57( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: we need to strengthen the chipe program, and that's exactly what we did. and now i've been informed that the president has vetoed it. that's a disgrace. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose

Edolphus Towns

0:17:57 to 0:18:08( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: does the gentleman from south carolina rise? >> mr. speaker, i ask permission to address the house for one minute and revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro temporspe: the gentleman

Edolphus Towns

0:18:08 to 0:18:20( Edit History Discussion )

Edolphus Towns: is recognized for one minute. >> this democrat-led congress has yet to send one spending bill to the president. in particular, they have failed to pass funding for our veterans. bass because

Joe Wilson

0:18:20 to 0:18:34( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Wilson: of their inaction, our veterans are shortchhanged. despite widespread support for the veterans' affairs spending bill, the majority is refusing to take final action. this delay is jeopardizing

Joe Wilson

0:18:20 to 0:19:35( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joe Wilson

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