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Senate Proceeding on Mar 10th, 2010 :: 0:48:25 to 0:51:10
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Sam Brownback

0:48:22 to 0:48:42( Edit History Discussion )

Sam Brownback: to add, and i know others may be joining us, too, mr. president. mr. brownback: i appreciate my colleagues in on this colloquy, because i think it is inc important, and the american public believes it's incredibly important, clearly i because, if for no other reason, they're looking at this and they're

Sam Brownback

0:48:25 to 0:51:10( Edit History Discussion )
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Sam Brownback

0:48:43 to 0:49:04( Edit History Discussion )

Sam Brownback: saying, we don't want this bill. we don't think this bill is the right way. don't think this procedure is the way. they oppose it on process, they oppose it on product. listen to the poll numbers. 68% say the president and the congressional democrats should keep trying to work with republicans to craft legislation. and, by the way, got a lig,

Sam Brownback

0:49:05 to 0:49:26( Edit History Discussion )

Sam Brownback: long, all-day pleat metin meeting at the white house. we put forward ideas and virtually all of them were rejected on a bipartisan, incremental compromise, which is much more the way the public wants to go much the rasmussen poll says that 25% think it will help.

Sam Brownback

0:49:27 to 0:49:47( Edit History Discussion )

Sam Brownback: 66% believe the health care plan proposed by president obama is likely to increase the federal deficit. the reason they think that? because it will. this is going to increase the federal d on top of all that there is a big intangible here. if this bill passes, the rest of the wormed is passing and rest of the world is passing and

Sam Brownback

0:49:48 to 0:50:08( Edit History Discussion )

Sam Brownback: seeing passes this program when we're running a deficit and have a $12 trillion debt that's nearly the size -- 90% of the size of our total commitment of they're watching and they're saying, if the u.s. does this now, they are not serious about getting their budget under control. they're going to start pulling dollars out of the u.s. economy and putting them otherlaces.

Sam Brownback

0:50:09 to 0:50:29( Edit History Discussion )

Sam Brownback: it's going to make it harder for us to raise capital. it is going to increase interest rates. it is going to hurt the u.s. economy, and that is a thing that's going to lavment because the people are watching this. this famous "saturday night live" routine whe tao is the lecturing president obama, how

Sam Brownback

0:50:30 to 0:50:51( Edit History Discussion )

Sam Brownback: are you going to get your budget under control? by passing a bignew entitlement program? it ran too close to home of what people are saying. this doesn't make any sense to me,ither. this is goingo humple hurt. greesce is a mess.

Sam Brownback

0:50:52 to 0:51:10( Edit History Discussion )

Sam Brownback: our deficit and debt has could i rocketed. we pass this, this is going to hurt us near-term on the cost of being abl to raise capital that we need thew this economy. it is going to hurt states that are really struggling as well. it is ad about idea at a bad time. i'm glad nigh colleague glad my colleagues let me

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