Navigation Links
Pelosi and Hoyer Remarks at Press Availability Following Leadership Meeting
Date:9/29/2009

ions.

Q: How can you deal with bridging the gap between Members of your Caucus, such as yourself and Mr. Hoyer, who insist upon a public option, and those Members of the Caucus who don't want it? How do your bridge that divide?

Majority Leader Hoyer. This divide that exists may be with others, but in our Caucus, everybody wants to do health care reform. I've told you that before. On the public option, frankly, I think a very significant majority of Democrats in the House of Representatives are okay with a public option. The issue is how it is configured, and we are in the process of discussing that.

Speaker Pelosi. The Members of our Caucus are concerned about bringing down cost. Again, that is the driving force for how we go forward and how we lower cost to individuals, to businesses, to the economy, to our federal budget. As the President has said: "Health care reform is entitlement reform." So taking down cost is important.

And as you know, a strong public option lowers cost. There are significant negotiated rates through Medicare. A public option lowers costs significantly. So I believe that we will have a public option in our bill as we go forward. The differences are not as great as you may think when you take it down to its different parts, but everybody wants to lower cost and that is a very strong option for a public option in the bill.

Q: Inaudible.

Speaker Pelosi. I think Mr. Hoyer just mentioned, we are resolving our differences, how it affects Members' districts, and health care providers in their districts.

Q: Inaudible.

Speaker Pelosi. We have -- one of our bills has negotiated rates in it. The Energy and Commerce bill has negotiated rates in it that. The two other bills have Medicare rates. Those chairmen are in communication. And I remind you that the Senate Health bill -- Senator Kennedy's committee, now Se
'/>"/>

Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Pelosi Remarks at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundations Annual Legislative Conference
2. Pelosi Statement on Senator Baucus Health Insurance Reform Proposal
3. Congress Breathes Easier, Thanks to Speaker Pelosis Successful Efforts to Eliminate House Smoking Rooms
4. Pelosi Remarks at Democratic Steering and Policy Committee Forum on Health Insurance Reform
5. Pelosi on President Obamas Health Reform Speech: The Time to Act Is Now; And We Will
6. Pelosi, Reid Remarks at Press Availability Following Meeting With President Obama
7. Pelosi: Public Option Best Way to Control Costs, Promote Competition
8. Pelosi and Reid Invite President Obama to Address Congress
9. Randall Terry, Abortion, and Health Care: Terry comments on disruption of Health Care Town Hall meeting. Yes: We disrupted Howard Deans speech, and we would do it again. Obama and Pelosi must write into the bill: "No Abortion Funding; No mandates for
10. Pelosi Statement on Energy and Commerce Committee Passage of Health Insurance Reform Legislation
11. Pelosi, Democratic Leaders Remarks Today at News Conference on Legislative Accomplishments
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/17/2014)... Unidesk Corporation today announced that ... welcomed its inaugural class in August 2013, has ... support bring your own device (BYOD) and deliver ... The solution, comprised of Citrix XenDesktop ... and storage infrastructure and Unidesk virtual ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... (PRWEB) December 17, 2014 No matter ... been able to eradicate the head louse parasite—a common ... for parents. Each year between six and twelve million ... the Miami-based lice removal treatment company comes to the ... and environmentally friendly. With its track record of customer ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... (HealthDay News) -- Expectant parents should leave prenatal picture-taking ... recommends. Use of ultrasound imaging and heartbeat monitors ... risk-free, the agency warns. "Although there is ... ultrasound imaging and heartbeat monitors, prudent use of these ... Vaezy, an FDA biomedical engineer, said in an agency ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... Kathleen Doheny HealthDay ... Chronic sleep loss is rampant in America, and work commitment ... is the No. 1 sleep killer," said Dr. Mathias Basner, ... the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. A ... older, found that work is the main activity exchanged for ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... 15, 2014 South Florida’s leading urgent care ... can be a daze of hassle, hustle, and bustle that ... decking halls, to burns when making special meals and heartburn ... can happen at any time. To prevent this season of ... made a list of helpful and healthful holiday tips to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine Deploys Desktop Virtualization Solution from Citrix, Dell and Unidesk 2Health News:Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine Deploys Desktop Virtualization Solution from Citrix, Dell and Unidesk 3Health News:Lice Troopers Announces New Lice Treatment Clinic in Coral Gables to Service Key Biscayne, Coconut Grove, Kendall, Brickell & South Miami 2Health News:FDA Warns Against Fetal 'Keepsake' Videos 2Health News:Work Steals Valuable Sleep Time, Study Finds 2Health News:Work Steals Valuable Sleep Time, Study Finds 3Health News:MD Now Urgent Care Presents Healthy Holiday Tips 2Health News:MD Now Urgent Care Presents Healthy Holiday Tips 3
... HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, June 28 (HealthDay News) -- ... U.S. regulators, attention again Tuesday during a two-day hearing to ... the treatment of metastatic breast cancer. Back on Dec. ... of the drug to fight breast cancer, citing the ...
... University School of Medicine in St. Louis are performing ... irregular heartbeat. Available at only a handful of ... surgical techniques with the latest advances in catheter ablation, ... surface to block signals causing the heart to misfire. ...
... care nurses doubt that a clinical neurological examination can establish ... perceive that this uncertainty can affect relatives when the question ... from the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden. ... caring for patients who are brain dead and who by ...
... with social interaction and attentiveness, and are also sensitive ... evident to parents during their child,s first two years, ... of Gothenburg. In her thesis, Dewrang investigated ... relative to their diagnosis. The thesis is based on ...
... mutations for two classes of p7 inhibitor, which may ... with current standard of care. Study results support the ... future HCV-specific therapies and are available in the July ... Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the American Association for the ...
... regulated, as mistakes may lead to cancer. The so-called c-JUN ... and liver. The group of Veronika Sexl at the ... detail with the discovery an additional function of c-JUN,s also ... have recently been published in the open-access journal Oncotarget ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:FDA to Hear Appeal on Breast Cancer Drug 2Health News:FDA to Hear Appeal on Breast Cancer Drug 3Health News:New procedure treats atrial fibrillation 2Health News:New procedure treats atrial fibrillation 3Health News:New procedure treats atrial fibrillation 4Health News:Intensive care nurses have doubts about method for establishing brain death 2Health News:Intensive care nurses have doubts about method for establishing brain death 3Health News:P7 protein resistance mutations identified; represent drug targets for hepatitis C virus 2Health News:The good, the bad and the ugly: The many roles of c-JUN in cancer 2
(Date:12/15/2014)... YORK and HERZLIYA PITUACH, Israel ... "Company") (NASDAQ: IMNP ) announced today that its ... the Board succeeding Dr. Daniel Teper who continues ... a member of Immune,s Board of Directors since 2013. ... "I am delighted to represent the interest of shareholders and ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... , Dec. 15, 2014  Colorado and ... have legalized adult use of cannabis. Oregon ... D.C. ended prohibition during the November 2014 elections. ... Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141212/164153LOGO The benefits ... noted and obvious benefits like the increased tax revenue for ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... , Dec. 15, 2014  Stephen Squires, CEO and ... Quantum Materials Corp (OTCQB:QTMM), will be speaking at ... Materials (RCQM) on December 16th, 2014. The RCQM launch ... nanomaterials in attracting top faculty and students and by ... on research. "We have a long ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Immune Pharmaceuticals Elects Daniel Kazado as New Chairman of the Board. 2Immune Pharmaceuticals Elects Daniel Kazado as New Chairman of the Board. 3Immune Pharmaceuticals Elects Daniel Kazado as New Chairman of the Board. 4CannaInsider.com Estimates 200,000 New Jobs in the Cannabis Industry by 2015 2Quantum Materials CEO Stephen Squires to Speak at Rice Center for Quantum Materials Launch 2Quantum Materials CEO Stephen Squires to Speak at Rice Center for Quantum Materials Launch 3
... AVIV, Israel, October 12 Elbit Imaging Ltd.,(NASDAQ: ... ,2009 it sold a,total of 4,794,292 ordinary shares of ... to a number of Polish,institutional investors. The aggregate consideration ... (approximately $10.6 million),representing a price of 6.5 Polish Zlotys ...
... China, Oct. 11 Merial, the Animal Health ... SNY ), announced today that Merial Animal Health Co. (China) ... plant located in the Nanchang Hi-tech Development Zone, China. ... and the Group,s first production facility in China has been ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Elbit Imaging Ltd. Announces Sale of Plaza Centers Shares 2Elbit Imaging Ltd. Announces Sale of Plaza Centers Shares 3Merial invests US $70 million in Nanchang, China 2Merial invests US $70 million in Nanchang, China 3
... operation for stent delivery. Uses perpendicular ... movement. Allows user to adjust stent ... Maintains tactile feel via fine adjustment ... in visualization at any angle. The ...
Vial with 100 Urine Reagent Test Strips, tests for glucose, protein, pH, blood, ketone, bilirubin, nitrite, urobilinogen, specific gravity. FOR LABORATORY USE BY QUALIFIED TECHNICIANS....
... the latest from Quality Mapping Solutions, ... designed specifically for implementing and managing ... superior design, functionality, security, and versatility ... managing a quality program., ,Based upon ...
... Q-Pulse is the UK's market-leading system ... 250 pathology laboratories in the UK ... In addition, hundreds of pathology laboratories ... South Africa and the United States ...
Medicine Products: