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House Proceeding on Dec 19th, 2007 :: 1:18:46 to 1:20:41
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Phil Gingrey

1:16:22 to 1:18:46( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Phil Gingrey

Phil Gingrey

1:18:30 to 1:18:46( Edit History Discussion )

Phil Gingrey: at this time i would yield one minute to the gentleman from pennsylvania, mr. english. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from pennsylvania is recognized for one minute. mr. english: thank

Roy Blunt

1:18:46 to 1:18:57( Edit History Discussion )

Roy Blunt: goodness they are not going to have to weight a generation for a democratic president. this bill, madam speaker, is a good resolution to a political impasse. and a good solution to the

Roy Blunt

1:18:46 to 1:20:41( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Roy Blunt

Roy Blunt

1:18:57 to 1:19:11( Edit History Discussion )

Roy Blunt: hinder and cuts that impede our nation's physicians and would impact on the health care of our young people and our seniors. it makes a substantial adjustment for physicians who participate

Roy Blunt

1:19:11 to 1:19:26( Edit History Discussion )

Roy Blunt: in the medicare program all be it only temporary. although i would have liked to have seen a more permanent and comprehensive solution to a range of medicare issues, we just couldn't wait

Roy Blunt

1:19:26 to 1:19:39( Edit History Discussion )

Roy Blunt: and allow 10% cuts in payments to physicians to occur. i hope to work with my colleagues on both sides of the aisle on a more permanent solution in the upcoming year to this particularly thorny

Roy Blunt

1:19:39 to 1:19:53( Edit History Discussion )

Roy Blunt: issue. the legislation before us also endorses important issues that i fought hard to be involved with and to make progress on, including extending the exceptions pros for therapy caps

Roy Blunt

1:19:53 to 1:20:01( Edit History Discussion )

Roy Blunt: and a revision of the policy structure for long-term care hospitals. those are legacy issues that we are going to have to take up sooner rather than later. i'm glad we have a final resolution

Roy Blunt

1:20:01 to 1:20:41( Edit History Discussion )

Roy Blunt: temporarily on schip. thank you. i urge a vote for the bill. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from new jersey. mr. pallone: madam speaker, i yield two minutes to the gentlewoman from california,

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