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Senate Proceeding 04-08-11 on Apr 8th, 2011 :: 1:03:15 to 1:04:20
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John Cornyn

1:02:57 to 1:03:17( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: becomes somehow the obstacle to paying our troops what they have earned. i would say the argument really sounds like we will not fund our troops because we can't fund abortions in the district of columbia.

John Cornyn

1:03:15 to 1:04:20( Edit History Discussion )
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John Cornyn

1:03:18 to 1:03:38( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: i think the -- i think it's a terrible shame, and really i think galvanizes public opinion about everyone in washington. i think president is wrong and his political advisors are wrong if they think a government shutdown is going to help democrats and help them get re-elected and hurt republicans. i think they are saying a pox on

John Cornyn

1:03:39 to 1:04:02( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: all your houses. you need to work together to solve problems. you need to work together to cut spending, to cut the deficit, deal with the unsustainable debt, and you need to get on with it now. the fact of the matter is we continue to spend 40 cents out of every dollar here in wash we know that the debt being held

John Cornyn

1:04:03 to 1:04:20( Edit History Discussion )

John Cornyn: by the public, this is under the president's own budget proposal, would go up to -- in 2019, it would double in five years, it would triple in ten years, because the president himself, obligated as he is under the budget act to send over his

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