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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
September 28, 2007

Excerpt of President's Radio Address on SCHIP Legislation

Friday, September 28, 2007

I also appreciate the way this bill handles our disagreements over the State Children's Health Insurance Program. Congressional leaders have put forward an irresponsible plan that would dramatically expand this program beyond its original intent. And they know I will veto it. But it is good that they kept the program running while they try to work out a more responsible approach.

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