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House Proceeding 11-07-09 on Nov 7th, 2009 :: 4:35:50 to 4:37:25
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David Loebsack

4:35:48 to 4:36:08( Edit History Discussion )

David Loebsack: because i know that that will preserve xavier's liberty and not give him more debt. with that, i urge my colle to vote no on this bill and yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. the gentleman from minnesota reserves. the geleman from new jersey

David Loebsack

4:35:50 to 4:37:25( Edit History Discussion )
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David Loebsack

4:36:09 to 4:36:29( Edit History Discussion )

David Loebsack: is recognized. >> madam speaker, i'm pleased to yield to the gentleman from iowa, mr. loebsack, for 1 1/2 minutes. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for 1 1/2 minutes. mr. observe sack: thank you, mr. andrews. i'm -- mr. loebsack: thank you, mr. andrews. i'm proud to be here, i'm proud

David Loebsack

4:36:30 to 4:36:52( Edit History Discussion )

David Loebsack: to support the bill before us. i've heard from countless iowa to change the system we have and i believe this will provide true and comprehensive reform. since coming to congress, i've polled just about everyone i could and everyone who would listen to me that comprehensive reform could not be achieved

David Loebsack

4:36:53 to 4:37:14( Edit History Discussion )

David Loebsack: without addressing geographic disparities in the medicare payment system. many other members agreed and we formed the quality care coalition and brought about that change. there's much-needed language in this bill to fix a broken medicare payment system. by focusing now on the quality of services provided to patients instead of the quantity of services this

David Loebsack

4:37:15 to 4:37:26( Edit History Discussion )

David Loebsack: provision will provide significant cost savings in medicare and benefit patients in iowa and across america. i want to thank in particular my leadership my chairman on the commi

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