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Senate Proceeding 11-03-09 on Nov 3rd, 2009 :: 4:26:05 to 4:26:59
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Amy Klobuchar

4:26:01 to 4:26:21( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: so these are ways we really help middle-income families here in america. ms. klobuchar: i was just with a group of seniors this past weekend in richf they are really worried because when they hear about these numbers, by 2017 if we don't do something here, medicare is going to go in the and those seniors who are l longer and longer lives, which is just a great thing -- hopefully my mom is watching

Amy Klobuchar

4:26:05 to 4:26:59( Edit History Discussion )
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Amy Klobuchar

4:26:22 to 4:26:42( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: right now, senator. she is 82 years old. those seniors are living longer and longer lives. if those seniors are 65 years old, they won't have medicare when they are 95 years old. and for those who are 55 years old, they want to make sure medicare is there for them when they're 90 years old. that's why it is so important to look at this reform and make sure this is working for the seniors. that doughnut hole, i am

Amy Klobuchar

4:26:43 to 4:26:59( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: hired of hearing about that thing. all these seniors, they have their health care coverage for their drugs for a while, and then suddenly it evaporates, it vanishes, it goes down this doughnut hole. one of the great things i like about this health care reform is that is going to help them pay for the doughnut hole. i think 50% of them -- 50% of

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