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House Proceeding 11-17-09 on Nov 17th, 2009 :: 1:49:15 to 1:51:05
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Chris Murphy

1:49:11 to 1:49:32( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: care, health care, and no reinvestment the business. mr. murphy: in connecticut alone, our largest insurer, which insurance over half of the individuals in the state, announced earlier this year they were going to be passing down a 30% premium small business, small g pland individuals.

Chris Murphy

1:49:15 to 1:51:05( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Chris Murphy

Chris Murphy

1:49:55 to 1:50:16( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: it causes individuals who were just being able to cobble together the money they could to pay for insurance to walkway and say listen, i held my wages flat, and can't pay a 30% increase. it causes our republican friends to close their eyes and pretend that all of those

Chris Murphy

1:50:17 to 1:50:37( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: people and all those employees who lose their health care e going to suddenly spend the rest of the year really, reall superhealthy and never need to get health care. they are going to get sick. those employees are going to get sick. those individuals who had to walk away from care because the premium increase was too high are going to get sick. they are going to end up in our emergency rooms, then we'll all

Chris Murphy

1:50:38 to 1:50:58( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: pay for it. we'll pay for it in higher taxes to subsidize emergency room care. we are going to pay for it in higher private premiums to make up for the uninsured that walk in the doors of those hospitals. and we are going to end up perpetuati current system of sick care where we force people to go without insurance, wait until they are so sick

Chris Murphy

1:50:59 to 1:51:06( Edit History Discussion )

Chris Murphy: that they show up at the emergency om for the most e of care, crisis

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