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House Proceeding 12-08-09 on Dec 8th, 2009 :: 1:28:30 to 1:30:30
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Lee Terry

1:28:27 to 1:28:47( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: make sure they can go see a in fact, mr. speaker, i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the gentleman from nebraska. mr. terry: i yield myself as much time as i may coume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. terry: thank you, mr. speaker. as i mentioned, my activities in the diabetes cause, i've learned

Lee Terry

1:28:30 to 1:30:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Lee Terry

Lee Terry

1:28:48 to 1:29:08( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: as i stated in the main statement that education, nutrition, exercise leads to prevention of much of type 1 and type 2 diabetes. of the medicare and medicaid reform act that was passed in

Lee Terry

1:29:09 to 1:29:29( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: 2003. on a nearly partisan vote. and it was then that we recognized, the republicans who authored that bill and supported that bill, actually this is the first time that medicare would

Lee Terry

1:29:30 to 1:29:50( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: pay for counseling. i thought it was odd that under medicare for a die bet take medicare would pay for an amputation or kidnedialysis but it wouldn't pay $150 to prevent those from happening by waof education, diabetic education classes, which including nutrition and exercise

Lee Terry

1:29:51 to 1:30:11( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: and such. so, we've g recognizing prevention and certainly we don't need the government through its history of not wanting to cover preventative care, i think we can do a better job within the private side, free enterprise

Lee Terry

1:30:12 to 1:30:30( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: side, we don't need government running health care to ensure that people that are in need of diabetic or diabetes nutrition, dietitian, exercise counseling could receive that. i again want to thank gene green for bringing this much-needed resolution.

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