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House Proceeding 11-13-07 on Nov 13th, 2007 :: 1:46:25 to 1:50:34
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healthy living habits to children so that they can lead healthy lives as adults. most importantly, perhaps, this resolution reminds us of what our priorities in this congress should be. undoubtedly

Jay Inslee

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Jay Inslee: our children should be number one. i commend this resolution for reaffirming that, and i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the chair recognizes the gentleman from michigan,

Jay Inslee

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Speech By: Jay Inslee

Jay Inslee

1:46:42 to 1:47:21( Edit History Discussion )

Jay Inslee: mr. upton. mr. upton: thank you, mr. speaker. i yield myself such me as i may consume. i, again, thank chairman dingell, ranking member barton, certainly lois capps for her leadership on this

Jay Inslee

1:47:21 to 1:47:34( Edit History Discussion )

Jay Inslee: issue. i, again, rise in support of h.res. 760, a resolution supporting the goals and ideals of children's health month. the overarching goal of designating october each year as children's

Jay Inslee

1:47:34 to 1:48:14( Edit History Discussion )

Jay Inslee: health month is to draw attention to the need to provide health care, insurance preventive care, seek cures in chronic conditions and promote healthy living conditions for america's a children.

Jay Inslee

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Jay Inslee: there has been much discussion recently both on the floor and the media about children's health care, the objective obviously is to cover the health needs of children is of paramount concern.

Jay Inslee

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Jay Inslee: particularly with low-income children. children's health month should remind us of that important message. i stand in support and ask that my colleagues support the resolution as well. and

Jay Inslee

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Jay Inslee: at this point i resee the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from california is recognized. mrs. capps: mr. speaker, i'm very pleased to yield as much time as

Jay Inslee

1:48:57 to 1:49:09( Edit History Discussion )

Jay Inslee: she may consume to the gentlewoman from california, ms. castor. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman is recognized. ms. castor: thank you, mr. speaker. i want to thank my friend mrs. capps

Jay Inslee

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Jay Inslee: from california for her time and thank her for her ongoing efforts and advocacy on behalf of the health of america's children and all americans all across this country. mr. speaker, i rise today

Jay Inslee

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Jay Inslee: in support of house resolution 760, supporting the goals and ideals of children's health month. as co-chair of the congressional children's health care caucus, i am pleased to offer this resolution

Jay Inslee

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Jay Inslee: along with my colleague from the other side of the aisle, mr. reichart of washington, who is the co-chair of the caucus. this has been an important chair for work on children's health

Jay Inslee

1:49:50 to 1:50:06( Edit History Discussion )

Jay Inslee: issues. as grandparents and parents and teachers and doctors and nurses and all community members understand, our work on behalf of children's health is constant. notwithstanding the fact that

Jay Inslee

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Jay Inslee: we're going to recognize a certain month here today. we are working on behalf of children's health in so many collaborative ways, and we want to encourage more. we are encouraging families and

Jay Inslee

1:50:19 to 1:50:34( Edit History Discussion )

Jay Inslee: schools to focus on healthy living habits and healthy nutrition for children. we are working to combat childhood obesity and to promote exercise and physical activity. we are continuing

Fred Upton

1:50:34 to 1:50:47( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: our concerted efforts to keep our children and teens from smoking. we are working to educate families and raise medical awareness about critical childhood illnesses, such as asthma and diabetes.

Fred Upton

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Speech By: Fred Upton

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