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Thune: ‘This Is a Dishonest Mistake,’ ‘You Misled the American People’

Name: C-SPAN


Kathleen Sebelius

Name: Kathleen Sebelius

Employment: Health and Human Services

Position: Secretary

, John Thune

Name: John Thune

Employment: U.S. Senate

Position: U.S. Junior Senator

Event location
Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.

Name: Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.


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11/06/2013 12:07 pm
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THUNE Doesn t it ░░░░░░░░ violate the president and ░░░░░░░░ promise that if you ░░░░░░░░ your health care plan ░░░░░░░░ can keep your health ░░░░░░░░ plan There was no ░░░░░░░░ of the time did ░░░░░░░░ say if you like ░░░░░░░░ health care plan you ░░░░░░░░ keep it unless it ░░░░░░░░ canceled or unless it ░░░░░░░░ changed or unless we ░░░░░░░░ not like it It ░░░░░░░░ if you like your ░░░░░░░░ care plan you can ░░░░░░░░ it Period The president ░░░░░░░░ that over and over ░░░░░░░░ over again And yet ░░░░░░░░ can you go out ░░░░░░░░ what you know and ░░░░░░░░ the president to continue ░░░░░░░░ say that And for ░░░░░░░░ and other members of ░░░░░░░░ administration to continue saying ░░░░░░░░ SEBELIUS Again senator that ░░░░░░░░ what the grandfather clause ░░░░░░░░ all about in the ░░░░░░░░ place It was very ░░░░░░░░ but we felt it ░░░░░░░░ important We also the ░░░░░░░░ clause is written into ░░░░░░░░ larger employee plans with ░░░░░░░░ same kind of caveat ░░░░░░░░ can tell you for ░░░░░░░░ vast majority of people ░░░░░░░░ get employer based health ░░░░░░░░ are in a public ░░░░░░░░ or are in the ░░░░░░░░ plan or are in ░░░░░░░░ a part of the ░░░░░░░░ market their plans are ░░░░░░░░ much in place There ░░░░░░░░ change coming in the ░░░░░░░░ marketplace with consumer protections ░░░░░░░░ many people have never ░░░░░░░░ or experienced they don ░░░░░░░░ have the plan they ░░░░░░░░ in 2013 THUNE So ░░░░░░░░ in the individual market ░░░░░░░░ you think Americans in ░░░░░░░░ market should be able ░░░░░░░░ keep plans they like ░░░░░░░░ if the government does ░░░░░░░░ approve of them SEBELIUS ░░░░░░░░ the plan was in ░░░░░░░░ from the time the ░░░░░░░░ was passed that is ░░░░░░░░ the grandfather clause said ░░░░░░░░ THUNE I think most ░░░░░░░░ most Americans believe in ░░░░░░░░ most Americans are pretty ░░░░░░░░ people They will tolerate ░░░░░░░░ accept honest mistakes But ░░░░░░░░ me this is a ░░░░░░░░ mistake This is a ░░░░░░░░ You have been misleading ░░░░░░░░ American people and the ░░░░░░░░ has I would much ░░░░░░░░ say you we were ░░░░░░░░ yeah we weren t ░░░░░░░░ the truth It is ░░░░░░░░ Pinocchio thing You have ░░░░░░░░ Pinocchios on the statement ░░░░░░░░ just strikes me I ░░░░░░░░ people would be accepting ░░░░░░░░ you didn t accepted ░░░░░░░░ it if you would ░░░░░░░░ it off the website ░░░░░░░░ is not a true ░░░░░░░░ never was a true ░░░░░░░░ One thing that when ░░░░░░░░ were sold this it ░░░░░░░░ based upon I think ░░░░░░░░ s a tragedy the ░░░░░░░░ people bought into this ░░░░░░░░ that you all knew ░░░░░░░░ well it wasn t ░░░░░░░░ to be the case.”
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