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House Proceeding on Oct 10th, 2007 :: 0:17:29 to 0:18:51
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Sam Johnson

0:17:18 to 0:17:29( Edit History Discussion )

Sam Johnson: rise? >> to address the house for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman's recognized. >> mr. speaker, last week president bush used his veto pen to strike down

Philip Hare

0:17:29 to 0:17:41( Edit History Discussion )

Philip Hare: a bill that would provide health coverage to 10 million children, in explaining his veto, the president used rhetoric that has no basis to reality. the president claims that the focus of the

Philip Hare

0:17:29 to 0:18:51( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Philip Hare

Philip Hare

0:17:41 to 0:17:52( Edit History Discussion )

Philip Hare: schip should ben poor children rather than to expand the program. but the fact is this bill does not expand the program, it simply allows for more kids who are already eligible. as republican senator

Philip Hare

0:17:52 to 0:18:07( Edit History Discussion )

Philip Hare: hatch pointed out, for those who argue that it's out of control, 92% of all the kids who will be covered by the bill will be families under 200% of the poverty level. the president also falsely said

Philip Hare

0:18:07 to 0:18:17( Edit History Discussion )

Philip Hare: that the bill would cover kids earning $83,000, and the bill reduces federal support for coverage of children higher income levels. the president's claims are simply wrong. mr. speaker,

Philip Hare

0:18:17 to 0:18:29( Edit History Discussion )

Philip Hare: the question now for house republicans is, are they going to stand behind the president's false claims about the president's health bill or will they join us in overriding the president's veto?

Philip Hare

0:18:29 to 0:18:36( Edit History Discussion )

Philip Hare: thank you, mr. speaker, i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back his time. for what purpose does the gentleman from south carolina rise? >> to address the house for

Philip Hare

0:18:36 to 0:18:51( Edit History Discussion )

Philip Hare: one minute and revise and extend. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, the gentleman is recognized. >> i rise in recognition of world sight day and the tireless leadership of organizations

Bob Inglis

0:18:51 to 0:19:03( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Inglis: like the christian blind mission headquartered in greenville, south carolina. the mission specializes in improving the quality of life for the blind in the poorest countries. christian blind

Bob Inglis

0:18:51 to 0:20:06( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Bob Inglis

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