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House Proceeding 11-07-09 on Nov 7th, 2009 :: 1:37:00 to 1:38:30
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Edward R. Royce

1:36:56 to 1:37:16( Edit History Discussion )

Edward R. Royce: district in this countrypoke out abt health care. we listened, we took their ideas to heart and brought them to washington. patriots across this great nation and i urge my fellow members to join me in proud support of this bill. ank you. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. the gentleman from texas. mr. sessions: thank you, mr. speaker.

Edward R. Royce

1:37:00 to 1:38:30( Edit History Discussion )
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Edward R. Royce

1:37:17 to 1:37:37( Edit History Discussion )

Edward R. Royce: at this time i'd like one minute to the distinguished gentleman from fulton, california, the gentleman, mr. royce. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from -- the gentleman is recognized. mr. royce: thank you, mr. speaker. i think all in this chamber agree that health care costs continue to weigh heavily on americans, but unfortunately this trillion dollar government takeover will make matters

Edward R. Royce

1:37:38 to 1:37:58( Edit History Discussion )

Edward R. Royce: worse. medicine will be rationed via litics under this act. the cost of private insurance for those not getting the government subsidy will undoubtedly skyrocket. it's going t double for a lot of people. economists of all political affiliations will tell you that the greater governments from

Edward R. Royce

1:37:59 to 1:38:19( Edit History Discussion )

Edward R. Royce: the -- the greater government will rule in health care. the more the bureaucracy will come out of it, the higher it will drive costs. and this bill costly new entitlement. it will centralize the decisions on what constitutes insurance. it's going to impose mandates on individuals including up to five years prison time for noncompliance if you are not in

Edward R. Royce

1:38:20 to 1:38:31( Edit History Discussion )

Edward R. Royce: the scheme and mandates on employers and it adds hundreds of billions of dollars in new taxes all without regard to the funda we can take steps to bring greater choice and competion

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