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Senate Proceeding 12-22-09 on Dec 22nd, 2009 :: 1:44:10 to 1:45:35
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Roger F. Wicker

1:44:06 to 1:44:26( Edit History Discussion )

Roger F. Wicker: health care reform bill. i guarantee not this bill. mr. wicker: i would echo what the senator from nebraska has just said. and i know my frid from outspoken critics of s deals and special earmarks.

Roger F. Wicker

1:44:10 to 1:45:35( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Roger F. Wicker

Roger F. Wicker

1:44:27 to 1:44:49( Edit History Discussion )

Roger F. Wicker: this is not some catchall appropriation bill to get us through the end of the year. this is one of pieces of legislation that any member of this senate currently serving will ever vote on. this is one-sixth of the american economy. and the american people are learning about the special carve

Roger F. Wicker

1:44:50 to 1:45:11( Edit History Discussion )

Roger F. Wicker: outs where the citizens of one state will be treated differently, not because of a form larks not because of the -- formula, not because of the poverty level, but because of political power. and it would just seem to me that one member of the majority might step forward and say, you know, you're right. and i will not be a party to

Roger F. Wicker

1:45:12 to 1:45:32( Edit History Discussion )

Roger F. Wicker: this. mr. mccain: let me just make one additional comment. i have seen reform go through the congress of the united states. the first one i saw was when we saved social reform of social s there was no back room dealing. it w a straightforward proposal as to how to fix -- how to fix social security.

Roger F. Wicker

1:45:33 to 1:45:36( Edit History Discussion )

Roger F. Wicker: we fixed welfare.

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