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House Proceeding 11-07-09 on Nov 7th, 2009 :: 3:20:55 to 3:23:30
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Dean Heller

3:20:52 to 3:21:12( Edit History Discussion )

Dean Heller: would vote for illinois, that i would vote for america. because i believe that health care ought to be a right and not a p i wanted a single payer system but i will vote for it is good for illinois, it is

Dean Heller

3:20:55 to 3:23:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Dean Heller

Dean Heller

3:21:13 to 3:21:34( Edit History Discussion )

Dean Heller: good for me, it is good for you and it is good for america. and my time. gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the gentleman from new york reserves the balance of his time. the gentleman from michigan is recognized. mr. camp: mr. speaker, i yield two minutes to the distinguished member of committee, the gentleman from

Dean Heller

3:21:35 to 3:21:56( Edit History Discussion )

Dean Heller: nevada, mr. heller. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from nevada is recognized for two minutes. mr. heller: thank you, mr. speaker. and thank you to the ranking member. for your exceptional hard work in producing a republican alternative that does not raise taxes, raise people are combrums, increase our debt or increase health care costs. in a recent article, democratic leadership stated that getting votes today will be easier

Dean Heller

3:21:57 to 3:22:18( Edit History Discussion )

Dean Heller: because democrats want to go home. mr. speaker, the pelosi heah care bill will cost americans more than five million jobs. despite national unemployment at 10.3% and in my home state of nevada over 13% unemployment, we're moving forward with this bill. for the majority, this is fine, if members of congress get to go home. this legislation raises billions in new taxeon smallusinesses and increases health care

Dean Heller

3:22:19 to 3:22:40( Edit History Discussion )

Dean Heller: premiums by $15,000 per family on average. majority gets to go home this doesn't matter. this bill cuts $500 billion from medicare, affecting more than 20,000 seniors in my districts, over 100,000 statewide, and also avoids meaningful medical liability reform.

Dean Heller

3:22:41 to 3:23:01( Edit History Discussion )

Dean Heller: but the majority will support it because it get -- they get to go home. this bill's individual mandates will result in nine million facing criminal penalties. these penalties include $250,000 fines and/or five years in jail for failure to pay the tax. however, this doesn't matter as

Dean Heller

3:23:02 to 3:23:22( Edit History Discussion )

Dean Heller: long as the majority gets to go home tday. mr. speaker, this enforceable citizenship verification provisions. as many as 8.5 million illegal immigrants will be eligible for taxpayer subsidized health care under this legislation. of course if the majority gets to go home, it simply doesn't matter.

Dean Heller

3:23:23 to 3:23:30( Edit History Discussion )

Dean Heller: at the height py pock are asy of hypocrisy, member of congress

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