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Senate Proceeding on Dec 14th, 2009 :: 5:10:20 to 5:11:45
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Bob Corker

5:10:16 to 5:10:37( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Corker: the jobless rate in the country, we cannot afford to see that number get worse. mr. corker: it's amazing you bring that it reminds me remember during the general motors and chrysler debate, which i know americans equally paid attention to, there was this discussion about the fact, advocates for government funding talked about the fact that they

Bob Corker

5:10:20 to 5:11:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Bob Corker

Bob Corker

5:10:38 to 5:11:01( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Corker: have to in other countries that may not provide health benefits. and if you rember, this whole discussion began around the fact that we wanted to lower costs, lower health care costs so that our econo productive. and i think all of us said that's exactly what we need to do.

Bob Corker

5:11:02 to 5:11:22( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Corker: here we end up with a 2,074-page bill that does exactly opposite. now how we got here, it's kind of like you couldn't make up. that a year ago -- here we are, as a matter of fact, almost this exact time having historic vote around this whole issue of what might happen with these aut

Bob Corker

5:11:23 to 5:11:43( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Corker: the big driving issue being, well, you know, we can't be competitive because we have costs that they don't. our country less competive. so here we have a bill that's going to take us in exactly the opposite direction.

Bob Corker

5:11:44 to 5:11:45( Edit History Discussion )

Bob Corker: th

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