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Senate Proceeding 12-15-09 on Dec 15th, 2009 :: 4:05:30 to 4:07:49
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Kay Hagan

4:05:27 to 4:05:30( Edit History Discussion )

Kay Hagan: to treat ailments will start

Max Baucus

4:05:30 to 4:07:49( Edit History Discussion )
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Max Baucus

4:05:31 to 4:05:56( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: being of $19 billion next january. and $60 billion on insurance companies starting next month. so that's taxes that start in about three weeks, so that the insurance companies have probably already

Max Baucus

4:05:58 to 4:06:20( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: priced in goations that they are having -- in the are having with people about their will be locked in for a year or two or three or four, and therefore these rises in insurance premiums are probably part of this bill that we're dealing with right now.

Max Baucus

4:06:21 to 4:06:42( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: $60 billion in taxes that will surely be passed to every person who has health care coverage ri so mr. president, here we are, health care reform that is supposed to bring down the price of health care in this country so that more people can afford it, and what is the first thing

Max Baucus

4:06:43 to 4:07:03( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: that we do? it's not offer a plan, it's not to offer any kind of program that would help people whore struggling right now because they don't have insurance. it's certainly not going to help people who are struggling to pay their prescription drug

Max Baucus

4:07:04 to 4:07:24( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: because we're going to raise price by taxing the manufacturers of drugs, of medical devices and the companies that are giving insurance today. so i think it is time talk about the high taxes that are in this

Max Baucus

4:07:25 to 4:07:45( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: going to talk about in the hutchison-thune proposal, the motion to say that we could do is not ask people to payaxes for four years when you're going to have three intervening

Max Baucus

4:07:46 to 4:07:49( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: elections before this bill effect. so things cou

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