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Senate Proceeding on Apr 2nd, 2009 :: 1:06:45 to 1:09:05
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Max Baucus

1:06:41 to 1:07:02( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: money. i reserve the balance of my me. the presiding officer: who yields time? a senator: madam president? the presiding officer: the senator from georgia. mr. chambliss: i would ask that

Max Baucus

1:06:45 to 1:09:05( Edit History Discussion )
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Max Baucus

1:07:03 to 1:07:26( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: two minutes to me to speak on the government. the presiding officer: the senator is allotted two mr. chambliss: i would ask the chair to notify me when i have 30 seconds left, madam president, let me say, as i think everyone in this body knows, the chairman in the budget committee happens to be a dear friend of mine, a guy i work with on any number of

Max Baucus

1:07:27 to 1:07:47( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: issues on a number of basis. i empathize with them with what is recognized as a free wheeling spending budget coming from the white house and try to evolve that into something that is meaningful. that i a difficult task, and i don't think it has been done. think that the for a minute in

Max Baucus

1:07:48 to 1:08:08( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: listening to the budget chairman speak about the mccain alternative, that woe support it. i -- that he would support it. i understand why he can't. there is one other difference that the budget committee chairman fails to front between the and democratic budget, and that difference is this. the president's budget an

Max Baucus

1:08:09 to 1:08:30( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: democratic budget focuses on where we're going t money. versus the mccain budget which seeks to reduce federal spending for the short term and the long term. and the reason that is fundamental difference is that we when you look at the president's budget, and you look at the -- at the -- the presiding officer: the

Max Baucus

1:08:31 to 1:08:53( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: senator has 30 seconds. mr. chambliss: at the democratic budget, in the year019, for example, the amount of money that will be owed as interest on the debt will exceed the amount of money that we're going to spend on i have four of them are brand niewvment they

Max Baucus

1:08:54 to 1:09:06( Edit History Discussion )

Max Baucus: are the ones that -- brand-new. they will are the ones that will be charged with paying the debt. with passing the president's budget and democratic budget, there is no way that all of us

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