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House Proceeding 10-27-09 on Oct 27th, 2009 :: 2:16:25 to 2:17:30
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Ed Whitfield

2:16:23 to 2:16:43( Edit History Discussion )

Ed Whitfield: so families like dawn's and for everyone else in this country. thank you, i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from connecticut rise? >> i ask unanimous consent to address the hous minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered. >> there are many provisions of the democratic health care bill that we support like taking care of the pre-existing condition

Ed Whitfield

2:16:25 to 2:17:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Ed Whitfield

Ed Whitfield

2:16:44 to 2:17:04( Edit History Discussion )

Ed Whitfield: problem. but we also oppos medicare by $500 billion over 10 years. we oppose taking $155 billion out of the hospital account. we oppose reducing medicare advantage by $123 billion. we oppose taxing -- putting a surtax on small business men and

Ed Whitfield

2:17:05 to 2:17:27( Edit History Discussion )

Ed Whitfield: women. thousands of them. we ose -- oppose individuals being penalized 2.5% of a gross income if they do not buy a polcy. we oppose requiring employers to pay 8% of the gross wages of their employees if they do not provide insurance. and then after all of that, there is still $200 billion

Ed Whitfield

2:17:28 to 2:17:30( Edit History Discussion )

Ed Whitfield: needed to pay for this health care bill.

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