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House Proceeding 11-07-09 on Nov 7th, 2009 :: 3:45:45 to 3:48:45
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Charles B. Rangel

3:45:41 to 3:46:01( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: mr. fa god is good, i ask unani consent that my statement be made part of the record in full support for health care for all our fellow americans. god bless america. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. faleomavaega: i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. rangel: i yield to myself such time as i may consume. how much time is remaining? the speaker pro tempore: the

Charles B. Rangel

3:45:45 to 3:48:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Charles B. Rangel

Charles B. Rangel

3:46:02 to 3:46:22( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: gentleman from new york has 9 1/2 minutes remaing. and the gentleman from michigan has three minutes remaing. mr. rangel: i yield to myself two minutes. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for two minutes. mr. rangel: well, this is it for the members on the ways and means committee a have come in such outstanding

Charles B. Rangel

3:46:23 to 3:46:44( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: leadership to be a part of history. i unable to create an atmosphere of bipartisanship certainly the 40 million people without health insurance, we can't distinguish between those who are republicans and those who are democrats.

Charles B. Rangel

3:46:45 to 3:47:05( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: clearly we had enough information of the number of congressional district, all of our congressional districts, that had no inrance at all. i am more than certain that my colleagues on the other side of the aisle have heard the very people who t insured and they were not.

Charles B. Rangel

3:47:06 to 3:47:27( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: people who wanted insurance and they boo not insure them because they -- and they would not insure them because they had some other condition. other people work hard every day of their life and aren't given insurance and they can't afford to buy it. this isn't the pelosi plan. this is a plan for all of america and to make us proud to know that our country is concerned about us and our

Charles B. Rangel

3:47:28 to 3:47:50( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: children and our grandchildren and, yes, the amican medical association, aarp and everyone's throwing papers around. but this is that have asked america and this congress to step up and fulfill our responsibility and it's no just for our constituents.

Charles B. Rangel

3:47:51 to 3:48:12( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: it's for our great country. to have her as strong as she can be, to be able to know that we can compete with any other nation, no matter what part of the world that we're on. and that our work force will not only be educated and touted in order to compete but we will be healthy. every industrialized country takes care of their people. it's not a political thing.

Charles B. Rangel

3:48:13 to 3:48:35( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: it's certainly here, it's not a republican or democratic thing, it's, are we going to be healthy, strong, are we going to be certain a that when you count america, you count among the healthy? the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. does the gentleman reserve? mr. rangel: i reserve the balance of my time at this time i want to bring to

Charles B. Rangel

3:48:36 to 3:48:47( Edit History Discussion )

Charles B. Rangel: the floor an outstding member of congress who is t subcommittee chair on the education and labor committee. as you know, three committees

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