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House Proceeding on Oct 22nd, 2009 :: 0:24:10 to 0:25:00
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Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:23:59 to 0:24:19( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: one minute. revise and extend. the spea objection, so ordered. ms. jackson lee: mr. speaker, i rise enthusiastically to support the extension of the ryan white treatment act, but also the full authorization. i was here in washington when senator kennedy and senator orrin hatch in 1990 when this vital lifesaving bill was implemented to provide treatment for those who are infected and h.i.v.

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:24:10 to 0:25:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Sheila Jackson-Lee

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:24:20 to 0:24:41( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: as a member of the houston city council at that time, in awe, because of the high number of h.i.v. casn the city of houston, we must continue to address the treatment of h.i.v. and the prevention of it, as well as ending the stigma that comes with that disease. as well, let me say that it is important for health care reform because we will get back to the

Sheila Jackson-Lee

0:24:42 to 0:25:01( Edit History Discussion )

Sheila Jackson-Lee: idea of prevention. i'm very glad to support committee that is going to stop price fixing for health premiums, health insurance premiums and medical malpractice premiums. my good friend, extend and pass the ryan white treatment act and get a vigorous public option for health care reform.

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