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House Proceeding 11-07-09 on Nov 7th, 2009 :: 4:01:15 to 4:04:15
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John Kline

4:01:13 to 4:01:33( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: how lucky you don't have to pay more for your prescriptions until january 1. why? because i have the health care from the federal government. we can do better and we should. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman's time has expired. the gentleman from minnesota

John Kline

4:01:15 to 4:04:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Kline

John Kline

4:01:34 to 4:01:54( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: controls 40 minutes. the chair recognizes the gentleman from minnesota. mr. kline: thank you, madam speaker. i'll yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. kline: i thank the speaker.

John Kline

4:01:55 to 4:02:16( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: we have before us today more than 2,000 pages of text that will give us public policy that will cost more than $1 trillion and creates a hug mores a of government bureaucracies. over 100 new offices, programs.

John Kline

4:02:17 to 4:02:39( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: let's look at briefly at one of these new the democrats have a new supe health care decisions, the health choices commissioner. heading up the orwellian health choices administration. in the short time that we've had since this legislation was

John Kline

4:02:40 to 4:03:00( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: made public, we've combed these pages in the first part of these 2,000 pages to see if we can get a picture of the responsibilities, authorities and powers that were granted to this individual. as you can see, madam speaker,

John Kline

4:03:01 to 4:03:21( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: the supply store to get enough of these tabs. this superbureaucrat, this health choices commissioner turns out will have powers to define, deny, deem, assess, a establish our health care

John Kline

4:03:22 to 4:03:43( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: benefits for all americans. it is of americans are afraid of a health care. how can they not fear such a thing? this is unprecedented. this amount of power granted to

John Kline

4:03:44 to 4:04:06( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: one bureaucrat and, of course, there are other bureaucrats in this bill. i don't believe that this bill should see the light of day. it certainly should not pass. it's a recipe for job losses. it's a clear power grab by washington bureaucrats. it's a power grab.

John Kline

4:04:07 to 4:04:16( Edit History Discussion )

John Kline: we ought to discard it altogether, press the reset button, start over. we can do better. the american people deserve

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