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House Proceeding 10-28-09 on Oct 28th, 2009 :: 1:11:15 to 1:13:14
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Tom Cole

1:11:12 to 1:11:33( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Cole: bipartisan -- cooperation on longer and i'm so glad to be joined on the floor friend from ohio, mr. ryan. mr. ryan: just to cont you were saying, one of the key components of this legislation is to help small business people, to give them -- and this, i think, in the long-term is going to be a part of

Tom Cole

1:11:15 to 1:13:14( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Tom Cole

Tom Cole

1:11:34 to 1:11:55( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Cole: long-term growth strategies in the united states. we're working on the stimulus package and other jobs programs but if we don't have and put in to health care, we are going to continue to impede long-term growth in the united states and what we're saying here is, why are all of these small

Tom Cole

1:11:56 to 1:12:17( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Cole: businesses putting so much of their budget into health care? around -- and when that money should be going back into buying new machines, hiring new employees, paying their employees more because the cost of insurance keeps eating up more and more of their budget and so wages have been so, what we need to do is

Tom Cole

1:12:18 to 1:12:39( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Cole: continue to reinvest back into these companies and that's what this bill is all about and over the course of the last couple days we heard our friends on the other side, mr. speaker, time about, you know, we're removing choice. it couldn't beurther from the truth.

Tom Cole

1:12:40 to 1:13:01( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Cole: we're trying to increase choice. the idea of the public option is to increase choice. our friends on the other side, boy, if it came to a trade agreement, you'd pull out the congressional record and you'd listen to these folks talk about trade, choice, increased competition, lower prices, it will have all these great

Tom Cole

1:13:02 to 1:13:14( Edit History Discussion )

Tom Cole: effects throughout the market, but now when we say we introduce choice into the health insurance reform package, giving more options, maybe even a

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