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House Proceeding 11-07-09 on Nov 7th, 2009 :: 6:48:15 to 6:51:15
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Thaddeus G. McCotter

6:48:12 to 6:48:32( Edit History Discussion )

Thaddeus G. McCotter: the house, the senate and the white house and they should not be passed now. the substitute should be defeated. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from michigan. >> at this time i yield three minutes to the distinguished gentleman from michigan. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for three minutes. . mccotter: i thank the

Thaddeus G. McCotter

6:48:15 to 6:51:15( Edit History Discussion )
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Thaddeus G. McCotter

6:48:33 to 6:48:53( Edit History Discussion )

Thaddeus G. McCotter: gentleman. mr. speaker, as the health redistribution health bill before us, it further proves democrats are the party of the past. their antiquated government-run bill is ill-suited to our time. we do not live on a government-run globe. we live in a people-powered

Thaddeus G. McCotter

6:48:54 to 6:49:15( Edit History Discussion )

Thaddeus G. McCotter: world. one awakening to america's revolutionary experiment and human freedom and self-government. today from the palms of our hand we can traverse, distant strands of earth to access friends and goods. why in the world would we put in the palm of a bureaucrat's hand our health care?

Thaddeus G. McCotter

6:49:16 to 6:49:39( Edit History Discussion )

Thaddeus G. McCotter: if this is precisely what the voices of ideologues demand, namely that our revolution and the unprecedented expansion of human empowerment be buried beneath big government, they are fwrafely mistaken. amidst our constantly and ever changing time, our generation's

Thaddeus G. McCotter

6:49:40 to 6:50:00( Edit History Discussion )

Thaddeus G. McCotter: innovation rev bearing big government in history. thus, the republicans oppose the democrats' mammoth government-run takeover of americans' health care. instead, we want to empower americans, the citizens and consumers and advance

Thaddeus G. McCotter

6:50:01 to 6:50:22( Edit History Discussion )

Thaddeus G. McCotter: patient-centered wellness. our plan will increase the supply of health care to meet rising dem through such sensible, affordable and helpful reform as any exclusions for pre-existing conditions, reforming medical liability laws, expand health savings accounts, allow small businesses to ban together to

Thaddeus G. McCotter

6:50:23 to 6:50:43( Edit History Discussion )

Thaddeus G. McCotter: provide coverage for employees, permitting health insurance sales across state lines. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman will suspend. the gentleman may proceed. mr. mccotter: and incentivizing preventative hlth care and wellness. all this can be achieved

Thaddeus G. McCotter

6:50:44 to 6:51:04( Edit History Discussion )

Thaddeus G. McCotter: without trillions of dollars in new spending, taxes, deficits and without big government controlling your health re decisions. trapped in the path, there are those who ignore behind closed doors the opportunities of our age. if government-run takeover of health care on the american people, the consequences will

Thaddeus G. McCotter

6:51:05 to 6:51:17( Edit History Discussion )

Thaddeus G. McCotter: be higher costs, lower quality, fewer choices and lost jobs during this painful recession. but for those who have an abiding faith in our free republic's faith and people,

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