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John dingle representing Michigan's fifteen congressional district.
Currently serving his 28.
Term is it true that you're the third longest -- ever serving.
Person either house.
Well as a matter of fact I'm no longer surely ever in approach yes off obviously to -- -- this -- -- this.
But by current Bobby Byrd has served longer in the two -- changed -- I.
And then at Strom -- prior to that flip ultra Herbert Bob I've been dropped -- -- -- Well congratulations and and congratulations on this health care bill I know that you inherited.
The the fight from your dad when you became a congressman and -- 29.
And in many ways this is an honor to him.
Well it's an honor him producer Greg butcher took of people because -- -- respect.
That churn out all those working 35.
-- Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
Where he was should be mediocre but.
It is in its history to go to.
Two -- was not the first for parker president but to.
Teddy Roosevelt which is -- prior to mention this but in almost every president -- his sport that.
After a lot of Christian church we have done it.
Is it true that you were instrumental in bringing over.
Bart -- your fellow Michigan congressman because of your mentor ship with him.
We're able to broker a deal that -- -- of him to bring his his anti choice Democrats into the -- when.
I I spoke to -- Hoosier great threat provide but it.
-- -- one of the best poker players the business.
And he handled -- currently we got what he watered the terms should ensure no federal -- Spread for abortions by edited more he -- just get a bill and -- -- a bill that everybody could support.
And what which.
Turn has purchased the sought to -- That certainly to -- in America injured or in -- -- interpreted never had before.
How much anger or bitterness is there in the house now between Republicans and Democrats human and not one Republican.
Came on board here.
Well our Republican college server and I agree.
And I assured that they were invited to prevent the process.
Our capacity -- it's 54 members -- an eighteen of which came from our Republican college.
That's about -- relationship with a number of our republic which are are of the dramatic.
And I think bill would put 1% of the house -- rolled out of the about 200 of these Republicans -- -- but they refuse to participate that the procedure -- -- the -- because this thing can take.
What residents 33 days which.
Which indicated they did some pretty are offered -- but they're doing it on the edge at all matter of other thing which.
-- our strategy is to beat the health care reform bill.
And just stick to -- that the congress -- about legislators -- part of their -- -- it.
And they claim that they had no say in this that they were not included any kind of bipartisan effort.
All they had to do which -- all they had to do was partition at all they had to do is to show up to debate.
All they had to do push to accept our petition to participate.
Is the legislation and they sit well.
A number of Democrats have received either death threats.
Some physical incidents -- offices have you experienced any of that.
I -- had death threat such one who got a lot of that stretched the Kurdish.
Cause the used to be warned the mulch -- missions usually should investigators.
But having said that.
I got -- -- stretched but I've got some.
Cheaper for the orange as several we're cupid Turco kept.
What do you make it very cantor yesterday holding a news conference pointing fingers at the DCCC.
In the DNC.
And blaming Democrats for going public with some other stuff.
A little bit of powerful both powerful -- Hirsch.
Partisanship I think directed at winning that actual elected.
That with that that's what that's -- today AT&T.
Is saying that.
Along with John Deere & Co.
That -- they're gonna close to millions.
Of dollars in charges as result of smaller tax deductions.
Because of this bill.
And the people -- the detractors of health care reform are holding these companies up as evident that this is a bad thing.
Well I don't know anything about this -- didn't -- to comment on this I would simply observe.
The bill is going to be -- -- -- benefits of a country.
And they had to -- -- about the auto industry about which -- -- a great deal -- that she related industry there's 750.
How much deal -- inaudible real.
-- 16100 dollars worth the health care.
Sport dollars and -- or more to build a -- it has staged that it doesn't -- This bill is going to begin to end of that unfortunate disparity.
And make it easier for American industry to compete.
It's also going to get much healthier population.
It's -- was up.
From a situation where that patient raged with me.
Developing countries -- of the Third World countries should terps are infant mortality.
And a lot of other the essential criteria -- judging.
The health of -- nation.
In addition as I -- -- it's gonna cover.
Billion people describe the shop a lot of abuses by -- church properties.
No longer they're revoked cancel your church policy was her right -- get to the surgery.
It of the amphitheater.
Ball all the hospital birdie no longer -- -- going to be able to despise you coverage because or -- Although the fact that you have a preexisting tradition.
Bill -- -- record to be able to rate you up the -- The fact that you -- -- walker -- optic -- that.
No longer than going to be able to -- bright incomprehensible.
No longer are they going to be free of competition.
No longer are they going to be able true treat the people like dirt as they're going after compete.
Something which will be a refreshing change for everybody but -- church cup which.
I I wish the president put it this is singling it beautifully you're doing you put it just now turn to the tied to the economy that says so important.
The economy is going to benefit the country is going to benefit people are going to benefit.
The country's going to be healthier stronger and happier.
And the insurance companies or Erica the fat hog the conservative 32 billion do people who were going to keep by their policy which.
But the policies are going to be Ferrer and I think the insurance companies are not happy with that but they'll shop prologue all the way -- the back.
We're talking with congressman John -- of Dearborn Michigan.
You spoke -- my friend Paul W Smith the other day.
More of our great -- -- occasionally have -- -- I'm sure you -- and -- -- call on time but you -- something they were taken you were taken way out of context as I understand it when you said to 300 million American people in different ways.
It takes a long time to do the necessary administrative steps that have to be taken to put the legislation together to control the people that -- -- right.
I can get I didn't get to finish -- What are necessary is what out of control the people who work toward toward the history of the program.
And how to bring -- -- church property ship alive and obviously -- that the policies reflect the law -- the people for early and move the country forward.
So you've been taken out of context you know -- bothers me that I don't either willfully ignorant -- So many people the other side of the -- lied about you know they take you out of context through the lie about the -- itself.
They call it a government takeover of health care won six of the economy.
They -- even the gonna lose coverage.
How -- they get away with -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Our rules and lies.
You tell into which category these -- fall and the but they're protected like all the Russian French.
Due to many of your fellow congress people on the other side of the -- fall into the wrong of ones of those -- Well for example.
They're saying that we're going to take over.
Followed the individual Roy actually emperor dictate portrait yet whether tiger -- cure doctor there -- -- -- This is sort of -- administered.
Just slight better care.
-- -- government.
-- church companies will be able to participate in the plan.
And it will be -- their policies direct changes so -- secret that they behaved fairly proper.
Favorite story is short route that is that that that there has of these folks that we're at a shot off -- -- -- -- Bear fruit fly that it just -- it -- it is an embankment which was originally offered.
But -- have a built opposite extreme Mattel for -- conservative conservative California Republican who -- interpret the Ways and Means Committee.
And they did this is the Medicare part and he.
The death panels or other thing.
These are something that were recommended by the doctor -- that they can receive the recommendations.
For the best quality is best kind of treatment.
-- Republicans are curiously enough a dollar did not actually portions of the bill of which.
-- this adjuster.
The individual mandate was suggestion by three Republican senator.
Who are now -- -- diligently repudiate it and the the exchanges were suggested by the Republicans.
Have never fight until the -- approach accepted the.
That was -- Mitt Romney in Massachusetts wondered everybody insured with penalties if they were not insured.
Yesterday and as matter of fact he called them he called those who were not participating trade order.
Ahead at denounce your idea that anybody it's free -- -- -- As so we're -- brother bedrock issues as work at all of -- these -- ago which.
Amazing but -- thing like thank you gradually usually your hard work its long fought long sought and -- worth a victory hopefully.
You're in -- 28 term how many more terms.
Well god the people of the fifty districts.
And the lovely -- broke world help may decide all that.
Follow -- I have this funny way of -- dollar with a lovely Debra.
-- ago what we should do every year a trigger for.
The kind of people that ought to be running again.
We talked for our folk should there of the district to achieve their -- -- That we make the -- decision and you're you're running this year that aren't for yesterday.
But right just as fast he's.
Thank you sir appreciate your title you have -- Foley thank.
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