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House Proceeding 11-07-09 on Nov 7th, 2009 :: 0:50:45 to 0:52:20
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Frank Jr.Pallone

0:50:41 to 0:51:01( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the gentleman from california. mr. waxman: at this time i'm honored to yield two minutes from the gentleman from new jersey, mr. pallone, the chairman of the health subc the energy and commerce committee. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for two minutes. mr. pallone: thank you, mr. speaker. i want to thank my chairman for

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:50:45 to 0:52:20( Edit History Discussion )
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Frank Jr.Pallone

0:51:02 to 0:51:22( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: all his hard worken this bill. for far too long our nations have endured a health care system that is chao and crippling american families in casting our vote today each of us must make a simple choice. do we want to maintain the broken system we currently have or do we want to make it better? and you should ask yourself, first, are you in favor of allowing health care premiums for american families to

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:51:23 to 0:51:43( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: continue to spiral out of control, forcing them to delay care or drop coverage altogether? or are you in favor of providing every american with access to affordable and quality health insurance? second, are you in favor of more american families falling into bankruptcy under the weight of medical bills or are you in favor of providing every

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:51:44 to 0:52:04( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: american with the security of knowing that they won't go broke if they get sick? third, are you in favor of more american businesses delaying investments, closing their doors or laying off workers because of increasing health care costs or are you in favor of making it more affordable for those business to provide health care coverage for their workers?

Frank Jr.Pallone

0:52:05 to 0:52:20( Edit History Discussion )

Frank Jr.Pallone: and, finally, are you in favor of allowing health insurance companies to be able to discriminate against people because they're sick, women or older? or are you in favor of putting an end to this explicit and immoral form of discrimination that insurance companies get

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