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House Proceeding 10-15-09 on Oct 15th, 2009 :: 1:21:20 to 1:23:10
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Diane E. Watson

1:21:16 to 1:21:37( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: issue who has been creative who has ben consistent, and we just want to let the gelelady from maryland make some remarks as we begin this hour so that we can sort of get into our colloquy. ms. watson: would you yield for a few seconds. about three weeks ago, i was in

Diane E. Watson

1:21:20 to 1:23:10( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Diane E. Watson

Diane E. Watson

1:21:38 to 1:22:03( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: the hollywood hills at a reception, there was a young man taking pictures of all of us, when i finished my presentation about health care reform he came up to me and said, thank you. get this, that costs $74,000 a month. i said, repete that figure.

Diane E. Watson

1:22:06 to 1:22:26( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: he said, $74,000 a month. he told me he had a very unique condition and that is where, when he was born, his muscular system, his skeletal system started, as well as organs, started to deteriorate. his -- each one of the med

Diane E. Watson

1:22:27 to 1:22:47( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: cases he takes -- medications he takes monthly cost over $6,000 he does a co-payment of about $696 a monthe said, i could not afford that without the insurance that i have and i pay a high price for that insurance. i told you what the co-payment was.

Diane E. Watson

1:22:48 to 1:23:08( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: so here's a person who good income and pays a great amount of his income on a monthly basis just to stay alive. why will keep others alive regardless of their income? and

Diane E. Watson

1:23:09 to 1:23:13( Edit History Discussion )

Diane E. Watson: congresswoman for coming forth with your factual satements.

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