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House Proceeding 10-27-09 on Oct 27th, 2009 :: 2:57:25 to 2:58:35
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John Boozman

2:57:21 to 2:57:41( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: so much for transparency. i yield back. what purpose does the rise? >> i ask unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. the speaker pr objection. mr. boozman: thank you, mr. speaker. we need to contain the cost of health care to make it more affordable for all americans. but we cannot do this by cutting

John Boozman

2:57:25 to 2:58:35( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Boozman

John Boozman

2:57:42 to 2:58:04( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: th citizens. we have the responsibility to ensure that we don't harm the health care they currently have through medicare. but the legislation supported by the white house, speaker pelosi, and senator reid doesn't protect that care. included in this health care plan is morehan $162 billion

John Boozman

2:58:05 to 2:58:25( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: in cuts to medicare advantage. more 25,700 residents of arkansas' third district are enrolled in this program, and i know the positive impact it makes in the lives of arkansans and all american seniors. this is a bad practice to cut from critical services like medicare advantage and something that i cannot support.

John Boozman

2:58:26 to 2:58:35( Edit History Discussion )

John Boozman: rather than cut services, we need to examine how we can save money by getting rid of the waste and fraud in medicare. mr. speaker, we can craft a bill

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