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House Proceeding 10-26-09 on Oct 26th, 2009 :: 3:21:20 to 3:23:25
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Virginia Foxx

3:21:17 to 3:21:38( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: just make sure you c so, anyway, i want to yield to ms. foxx: i thank the gentleman from texas for taking on this special order tonight and laying out more from h.r. 3200, which

Virginia Foxx

3:21:20 to 3:23:25( Edit History Discussion )
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Virginia Foxx

3:21:39 to 3:22:00( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: as you said is the only bill on our side of the congress that's out there. as you said, again, so eloquently, what the senate's been working on has been behind closed doors. i was really busy today. i heard there might be a bill released today but i don't think it has been. but i do want to talk about what

Virginia Foxx

3:22:01 to 3:22:23( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: you were saying about the fact that we're about to turn our whole economy upside down to take care of a small number of people who are lacking health insurance and who can't afford it. and as we know, at

Virginia Foxx

3:22:24 to 3:22:46( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: beginning, our colleagues across the aisle and the president were saying, there ar 47 million people in this country who don't have health care. when they were challenged on that, they said ok 45 million to 47 million who don't have health insurance. even this president, the night he spoke to us in the joint session, took that number from

Virginia Foxx

3:22:47 to 3:23:07( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: 47 million down to 30 million. because we had kept talking about illegal aliens who were here in the country, who were counted in that number. he got it down to 30 million. but the number is really much, much smaller than that and the ironic thing is that in all of

Virginia Foxx

3:23:08 to 3:23:27( Edit History Discussion )

Virginia Foxx: the legislation we've been hearing about, it looks as though 28 million people are still not going to be covered by health insurance even if h.r. 3200 is passed or the bill out of the senate is passed.

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