Metavid

Video archive of the US Congress

Senate Proceeding 04-08-11 on Apr 8th, 2011 :: 3:16:35 to 3:17:55
Total video length: 9 hours 53 minutes Stream Tools: Stream Overview | Edit Time

Note: MetaVid video transcripts may contain inaccuracies, help us build a more perfect archive

Download OptionsEmbed Video

Views:92 Duration: 0:01:20 Discussion

Previous speech: Next speech:

John Rockefeller

3:16:31 to 3:16:52( Edit History Discussion )

John Rockefeller: children's health insurance program; vastly important in a state like my own, or anybody's. because they provide comprehensive health coverage to our most vulnerable public options, including -- most vulnerable populations, including children. we do this, we pass this because it's morally right. it's the right thing to do.

John Rockefeller

3:16:35 to 3:17:55( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: John Rockefeller

John Rockefeller

3:16:53 to 3:17:13( Edit History Discussion )

John Rockefeller: and in the best interest of our nation to make sure children get a decent start in life in health care, maybe even before education because the health care part starts really, really early with early tests. we help in the government build the roads, the bridges and other

John Rockefeller

3:17:14 to 3:17:37( Edit History Discussion )

John Rockefeller: infrastructure that connects small towns and communities and help make us a larger community. it's the fabric that links families and businesses all across this country. federal agencies make sure that the food we eat is safe and that the water that we drink is clean, and they help communities

John Rockefeller

3:17:38 to 3:17:55( Edit History Discussion )

John Rockefeller: pay for public safety and all kinds of law enforcement to help keep our streets safe. people don't generally know where money comes from, and that's pretty understandable. they just need to know that

Personal tools

MetaVid is a non-profit project of UC Santa Cruz and the Sunlight Foundation. Learn more About MetaVid

The C-SPAN logo and other servicemarks that may be found in video content are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Metavid