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House Proceeding 11-19-09 on Nov 19th, 2009 :: 1:09:05 to 1:11:00
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Wally Herger

1:09:02 to 1:09:23( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: strong resounding vote of support and then work with the to adop long-term adjustment. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from m mr. camp: i yield two minutes to the ranking member of the health subcommittee, the distinguished gentleman from lifornia. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california is recognized for two minutes. mr. herger: thank you. mr. speaker, while i rise today

Wally Herger

1:09:05 to 1:11:00( Edit History Discussion )
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Wally Herger

1:09:24 to 1:09:44( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: in support of reversing the devastating medicare consort for physicians, i also rise in opposition topassing the buck to our children and grandchildren. mr. speaker, our government is facing a severe and unprecedented debt crisis. yet, despite the president's pledge that health care

Wally Herger

1:09:45 to 1:10:07( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: legislation won't add one dime to the deficit, we're voting today on a health care bill that adds two trillion dimes to the debt while piling billions more to the medicare's unfunded liability. mr. speaker, the american people are tired of these budget games.

Wally Herger

1:10:08 to 1:10:28( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: two weeks the democratic majority voted to cut medicare by $500 billion. we could have taken a fraction of those savings and kept them within medicare to pay for this much-needed relief for physicians. it would have passed with a huge bipartisan vote, but

Wally Herger

1:10:29 to 1:10:50( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: instead the majority decided to raid medicare and spend the money on a new government-run health program. republicans will be offering an alternative to ensure that doctors in medicare are paid appropriately and protect them from frivolous lawsuits all without adding to the debt.

Wally Herger

1:10:51 to 1:11:00( Edit History Discussion )

Wally Herger: i urge the speaker to stop the political games and allow the house to vote on our responsible solution. it's the right thing to do for our doctors. it's the right thing to do for

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