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-- in the meantime what better time than to pile on more spending.
Particularly as David pointed out in Health Care Reform that is if you get the reform the administration says.
Will be sick -- forward if we do not and New Jersey Democrat bill passed smoke here to make sure we get it done -- congress always good seeing.
-- always a pleasure.
How are we going to ultimately.
Paid for this can't get there from here are just going after the -- right so what are you gonna do it.
I think David was -- right David Walker.
Now that we know the numbers.
Up to -- numbers of Medicare and Medicaid.
It makes it even more urgent -- that we have a bill buying this August.
That -- reform health care not simply throw money.
At the problems that existed health care because that's not gonna solve the problem and is not sustainable if we continue and do nothing right now it's not sustainable.
We've got to bring down the course the health care.
And I think we're gonna have a combination of a public plan in a private plans.
People be able to keep their doctors people will be able to keep the plans that they like we're not gonna force anybody -- least I would support that.
Into one -- situation.
But in my life just for some rank -- isn't it your company is sick and tired of escalating health costs and I know for a fact a lot of companies it is their number one loss.
Although the -- -- out you're also rose that editor out out of let that go well.
We hope only we're gonna do that the only way we're gonna do this is we do reduction of course that we can do this.
In a public plan we can it's much easier to pay -- performance we got that -- standards and healthcare.
We need to address health Carol unlike any other way we've -- Let's do you live on the forefront of those more than a lot of your colleagues were -- Republican on the front.
Congress I know you -- But I always go back to -- this as a Republican prided.
President Bush's effort to rein in.
Medicare drug prescription costs by having more covered.
You start out like I said -- they -- is everybody doing a million dollars after trailing counting last I checked.
The efficiencies there and yet to be borne out now I guess I'm asking you this would be like all that on the proverbial steroids as as David pointed out.
Well first of all I voted against that the plant for you remember that grateful that lasted three and half hours at the tonight.
I voted against because it wasn't sustainable we never came up with the idea we're gonna pay for it.
Whatever we do when Health Care Reform we must pay for.
And I don't believe the best way to pay for Health Care Reform.
Is simply that at some way to the conclusion because we will never have the reduction in course that I'm walking about.
We need to stop recidivism we need to stop people returning to the hospitals.
We need to stop the infections that are going on announcement all of these things force forced the course of health -- -- and let me say this one thing you know.
When he had secretary Sebelius before us that we cut the meetings and what and -- Ways and Means Committee.
On health care reform of last two weeks with a lot of hearings I asked for question.
About what about the end of life.
I could have never seen myself would be very honest with you asking this question ten years ago.
The end of life is the most expensive horror of ignorant person alive we need to address it to be honest about it.
And not simply pull -- agony and Paul won't mean in many cases and that's an individual colleges.
But ethical decision -- people gonna have to -- not sit well yes.
It's going to be the government's decision and you know that's kind of got it involves Turkey notably the standard -- think there should be -- standard and by the way you're gonna get Medicare.
You should sign a -- of -- agreement.
As to what what you want what do you person wanted to into your life.
You see many fairways and we have arguments within the family and I think that this is a major -- -- -- -- major -- as I'm saying you know -- here let's address what about chronic diseases.
This is this just choking asthma is hoping this economy.
The relationship between health care course in the general economy is now 40%.
40% of personal bankruptcies.
Health care of course we got to do something about this the patient is in the emergency room.
Congress and while I have you an idea I don't want sabotage your -- -- this back and forth on Nancy Pelosi and whether this is she should be investigated on what she knew about.
Torture or interrogation whatever they're calling in and when she knew it raises the vice president former vice president yesterday.
And -- -- lawyers looked into the possibly may -- just to get this behind us we should.
Holding hearings but I think of getting the justices was just.
How big a deal is this -- for Democrats.
Well I think what is a big deal is the question of whether this country.
Endorses or looked the other way or doesn't ask -- question about the possibilities of torture we have not received any data it.
To my knowledge -- that indicates that this kind of punishment.
This kind interrogation brings us anything.
Why not I'm not debate that I'm just here today and -- Democrats are doing today but the role of being on policy much he knew loses his is a big news you know you're -- It's on.
-- to your question.
Therefore that's the thing we should be concentrating on if Nancy.
I've got decision before and she's -- -- I supporter I think she's -- -- a great job at a tough time if she had in 2003.
What did -- do at the time with it that you talk to somebody twisted intelligence to express whether she was against this or not.
Where she -- -- -- -- out -- Nancy I cannot believe that she waited to 2009.
That's my feeling that's my attitude so.
If indeed she did raise objections early in 2003.
By -- Said there was a legislative process for this and she wouldn't interfere with that.
Today its earlier than we thought congressman.
And he is kind of a wimpy response if that was -- sponsor.
Well I don't think it's a winter response but it's also people -- interpreted that way Nancy defendants she doesn't need to defend their.
But I believe that this is a very tough issue.
It's a very embarrassing issue for our country.
And I think the slight embarrassment make calls and make course of democratic leaders right now the major issue was what I pointed out earlier in the answered trying to respond to -- Question all right so real -- -- you've been very patient is subject to -- or if he wants to pursue this would you support in pursuing us.
Yes so what you -- okay congress -- always good seeing you thank you very much always.
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