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Senate Proceeding 04-08-11 on Apr 8th, 2011 :: 0:56:35 to 0:57:40
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Jon Tester

0:56:31 to 0:56:51( Edit History Discussion )

Jon Tester: ryan plan that privatizes medicare, that has large tax cuts for the wealthiest people in the country, that ultimately doesn't do either one of the things that they suggest in this column, which i commend to my colleagues. he says -- quote -- "in the

Jon Tester

0:56:35 to 0:57:40( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jon Tester

Jon Tester

0:56:52 to 0:57:15( Edit History Discussion )

Jon Tester: past, mr. ryan has talked a good game about taking care of those in need," like medicare for seniors and medicare for children, ""but of the the $4 trillion in spending cuts that he proposes over the next decade, two-thirds involve cutting programs that mainly serve low-income americans." and then he goes on to say that

Jon Tester

0:57:16 to 0:57:36( Edit History Discussion )

Jon Tester: it is a continuation of the voodoo economics of the tax cuts to the wealthiest people in the country that supposedly are going to create prosperity, and we saw that simply wasn't the case. what it did do is do a big part of unraveling the clinton surpluses that democrats helped

Jon Tester

0:57:37 to 0:57:41( Edit History Discussion )

Jon Tester: to create and drive an enormous amount of the debt that we are

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