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Senate Proceeding on Apr 1st, 2009 :: 0:06:10 to 0:09:30
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John McCain

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John McCain: supermajority to -- that would more tn double the entire debt

Mitch McConnell

0:06:10 to 0:09:30( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mitch McConnell

Mitch McConnell

0:06:12 to 0:06:32( Edit History Discussion )

Mitch McConnell: accumulated from 1789 to january 20th, 2009. the democrats rejected that amendment. in other an curb spending, the republicans will include additional amendments including another amendment from the senior senator from new hampshire that would take the first step after creation of a bipartisan tax force to confront

Mitch McConnell

0:06:33 to 0:06:54( Edit History Discussion )

Mitch McConnell: the nation's long-term deficits. an amendment from the senior senator from south carolina that would ensure that social security is a self-sustaining program. an amendment from the senior senator from idaho that w take the democrat spending levels and try to ensure that spending does not exceed those levels an republicans will sponsor further amendments that would correct many of the other

Mitch McConnell

0:06:55 to 0:07:15( Edit History Discussion )

Mitch McConnell: problems with this project. additionally republicans have resisted efforts to fast track major policy changes through reconciliation. the junior senator from nebraska has offered an amendment that would prohibit the use of this rule in connection with the natial energy tax. some democrats saidhey do not support using reconciliation for this legislation.

Mitch McConnell

0:07:16 to 0:07:36( Edit History Discussion )

Mitch McConnell: we will insist on having a vote on the johanns amendment. these republican proposals senators on bot sides of the aisle. we should all want to cut the massive taxing, borrowing, and spending in this budget. the budget debate is always one of the most clarifying weeks of

Mitch McConnell

0:07:37 to 0:07:58( Edit History Discussion )

Mitch McConnell: the rarely do the american people get to see the differencens between the two parties as clearly as they do during this debate. rarely has the difference been so stark. mr. president, on another subject, and, admittedly, a

Mitch McConnell

0:07:59 to 0:08:23( Edit History Discussion )

Mitch McConnell: i rise today to pay tribute to a group of young women from the university of louisville who reached an amazing milestone this week. the u of l lady cards made basketball history with their first ncaa final four trip. the lady cards coached by jeff walsh and led by

Mitch McConnell

0:08:24 to 0:08:47( Edit History Discussion )

Mitch McConnell: angel mc gaultry are headed to st. louis to play in the women's ncaa final four. so today i wanted to recognize this the lady cards had an amazing season and it's not over yet. on sunday they will face oklahoma with the winner advancing to the final game on tuesday. this has been a fun team to watch this season.

Mitch McConnell

0:08:48 to 0:09:08( Edit History Discussion )

Mitch McConnell: their style of play will future generations of lady cardinals. i'm sure there are a lot of young athletes in kentucky who look up to the will be cheering them on to victory this weekend. mr. president, i ask that the names of the players and coaches be included in the congressional record at the conclusion of my remarks. the presiding officer: without

Mitch McConnell

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

Mitch McConnell: objection, so ordered. and i yield the presiding officer: under the previous order the time is reserve. under the previous order the senate will resume of s.con.res. 13, by the clerk will report. res. 13, setting forth congressional budget for

Mitch McConnell

0:09:30 to 0:09:32( Edit History Discussion )

Mitch McConnell: united states

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