Sustaining Presidential Veto of Child Health Legislation

House Republican leaders talked with reporters about the vote to sustain the president’s veto of H.R. 976, the Children’s… read more

House Republican leaders talked with reporters about the vote to sustain the president’s veto of H.R. 976, the Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007. They noted the weaknesses of the legislation that caused it to be vetoed, including coverage of adults instead of just children. They also talked about working with Democrats to pass a different form of the legislation. They responded to reporters' questions. close

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201620-1
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News Conference
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Congressional News Conference
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 18, 2007

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  • Oct 18, 2007 | 2:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 18, 2007 | 4:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 18, 2007 | 9:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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