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Senate Proceeding on Dec 21st, 2009 :: 3:22:05 to 3:22:50
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Amy Klobuchar

3:22:03 to 3:22:24( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: for the patient and at the same time reduce taxpayer money. that's what this bill is about. fraud -- right now, $60 billion -- i don't think anyone would believe this, a senior who just depends on medicare, right? guess what? we got to tell our seniors today that $60 billion a year is wasted on medicare fraud, going to com men, going to people that

Amy Klobuchar

3:22:05 to 3:22:50( Edit History Discussion )
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Amy Klobuchar

3:22:25 to 3:22:47( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: just set up storefronts and then they get fake checks and they're not even real. that's why the money is going right now, down the tubes, siphoned off by fraudsters. what this bill does, it gives the tools to improve that situation so that won't happen anymore. that's what we're doing with this bill, mr. president. it's abo it's about raising quality, and it's about saving medicare so it

Amy Klobuchar

3:22:48 to 3:22:50( Edit History Discussion )

Amy Klobuchar: doesn't go in the red b 2017, giving it 10 more years and

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