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Senate Proceeding on Jun 27th, 2008 :: 0:00:00 to 0:01:29
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Robert P. Casey, Jr.

0:00:00 to 0:00:09( Edit History Discussion )

Robert P. Casey, Jr.: about their children and their grandchildren. and we can't vote here to move something forward? it's outrageous.x they have this split where you get all these democrats voting for it and only eight

Robert P. Casey, Jr.

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Speech By: Robert P. Casey, Jr.

Robert P. Casey, Jr.

0:00:09 to 0:00:21( Edit History Discussion )

Robert P. Casey, Jr.: republicans. finally, when it comes to pharmacies and rural providers, i mean, my goodness, if we can't move legislation forward to make sure that the federal government pays pharmacies within 14 days,

Robert P. Casey, Jr.

0:00:21 to 0:00:36( Edit History Discussion )

Robert P. Casey, Jr.: what are we doing around here, when we can't get the votes to move it forward? when people across america, when families who are worried aboutut medicare and how it's going to impact their lives, i want

Robert P. Casey, Jr.

0:00:36 to 0:00:50( Edit History Discussion )

Robert P. Casey, Jr.: them to be -- to be aware of what happeneded here. democrats voted in unison to move this forward to make these changes to the medicare program, and the other side didn't. very simple equation here. i

Robert P. Casey, Jr.

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Robert P. Casey, Jr.: know we'll vote on this again, and i hope that our colleagues on the other side, when they consider what's at stake here for rural america, for small towns across the country and for very vulnerable

Robert P. Casey, Jr.

0:01:11 to 0:01:29( Edit History Discussion )

Robert P. Casey, Jr.: people, i would hope that they would take that into consideration and vote the right way for older citizens and for those families. with that, i'll yield the floor. i note the absence of a quorum.

Jeff Sessions

0:01:29 to 0:01:43( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: mr. sessions: mr. president? i would ask the -- the presiding officer: the senate withhold his unanimous consent request. would the senator withhold his quorum call? mr. casey: i will withhold. mr. sessions:

Jeff Sessions

0:01:29 to 0:05:41( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jeff Sessions

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