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House Proceeding on Dec 1st, 2009 :: 0:05:30 to 0:06:50
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Lamar S. Smith

0:05:27 to 0:05:47( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: something special for this town, for sports, not only in for his country. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: for what pu from texas rise? mr. smith: mr. speaker, to address the house for one minute and to revise and extend my remarks. the speaker pro tempore: the

Lamar S. Smith

0:05:30 to 0:06:50( Edit History Discussion )
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Lamar S. Smith

0:05:48 to 0:06:09( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: gentleman is recognized for one minute. mr. smith: mr. speaker, as part of a nationwide effort to pass the right kind of health care reform, a constituent from austin, greg holliday, has written an open letter to congress. he represents the organization, commonsense texans. quote, my name is greg holloway. i speak not only for myself and

Lamar S. Smith

0:06:10 to 0:06:30( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: my family but also for over 100,000 other texans with whom i collaborate and who i know share my views. you tell us that you are concerned about health care for our disadvantaged citizens. we are too. we wrote a plan published by the austin american statesman that would immediately allow up to $100 billion annually to be

Lamar S. Smith

0:06:31 to 0:06:50( Edit History Discussion )

Lamar S. Smith: sent directly to private health care and health insurance for the needy without a raise in you ignore any of our alternatives and instead raise taxes, increase costs and draft a bill that excludes millions and provides no meaningful health care benefits until 2013.

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