Weiner: GOP ‘a wholly owned subsidiary of the insurance industry’

By David Edwards
Wednesday, February 24, 2010 15:53 EDT
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Republicans objected after a Democratic congressman called them “a wholly owned subsidiary of the insurance industry.” Rep. Anthony Weiner was forced to withdraw the remarks. The House was debating a bill tp remove antitrust exemptions provided to the insurance industry.

This video is from C-SPAN, broadcast Feb. 24, 2010.

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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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