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House Proceeding 10-27-09 on Oct 27th, 2009 :: 0:40:40 to 0:41:55
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Jean Schmidt

0:40:39 to 0:40:59( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: are up, discrimination exists illness. that needs to change and we need to stop this inequity in health care. thank you. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. for what purpose does th gentlelady from ohio rise? ms. schmitt: to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: without objection.

Jean Schmidt

0:40:40 to 0:41:55( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jean Schmidt

Jean Schmidt

0:41:00 to 0:41:21( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: mrs. schmidt: mr. speaker, i rise today to talk about an issue of great importance, health care. the potential bill before us should concern all americans. while i have numerous issues with this bill, i will highlight two. the first is abortion. there is no language to exclude abortion coverage in this bill.

Jean Schmidt

0:41:22 to 0:41:44( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: an overwhelming majority of americans are against federa tax dollars paying for abortion, yet, this ll opens the door to do just that. second, cuts to our seniors. this bill is paid for out of the pockets of our seniors with $162 billion coming from

Jean Schmidt

0:41:45 to 0:41:56( Edit History Discussion )

Jean Schmidt: medicare advantage, a plan millions of our american seniors, including 17,000 in my district, enjoy. mr. speaker, we can do better than this.

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