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House Proceeding 11-17-09 on Nov 17th, 2009 :: 0:32:05 to 0:33:00
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Chris Murphy

0:32:01 to 0:32:21( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: of thousands of new jobs a make critical investments in our infrastructure. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlelady's time has expired. for what purpose does the gentleman from connecticut rise? >> to a minute. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. murphy: thk speaker. there are a lot of special interests out there that are making noise about what the house health care bill mean for seniors. but seniors that i met with

Chris Murphy

0:32:05 to 0:33:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Chris Murphy

Chris Murphy

0:32:22 to 0:32:43( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: yesterday in connecticut, they are not falling for the scare tactics. that's because for years they've beith the rising cost of health insurance. and they are the ones that is paying for the prescription drug doughnut holes. the seniors that i talked to yesterday, they support the health care reform bill because it lowers their out-of-pocket expenses in medicare.

Chris Murphy

0:32:44 to 0:33:00( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: it eliminates the doughnut holes. it extends the life of medicare to make sure it will be around for their kids and their grandkids. and that's why aarp supports the bill as well with polling showing that their members support health care reform by a 2-1 margin. mr. speaker, seniors suort

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