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Senate Proceeding 04-08-11 on Apr 8th, 2011 :: 1:59:55 to 2:01:00
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Jeff Sessions

1:59:38 to 1:59:58( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: this is a man he appointed to head the debt commission who spent weeks and months taking testimony about the condition of america. he then he was asked to sum up the kaoeufpbd problem that we have -- kind of problem that we have and how to get out of it. now, the american people, i

Jeff Sessions

1:59:55 to 2:01:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions

1:59:59 to 2:00:20( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: think they understand it. they have been shocked by the irresponsibility shown by congress. they have been shocked by what we have been doing. this is -- four years ago our deficit was $162 billion. it jumped to $450 billion. then the next year was $1.3 trillion.

Jeff Sessions

2:00:21 to 2:00:42( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: the next year, $1.2 trillion, the next year -- this year -- september 30 it is projected to be $1.5 trillion, $1.6 trillion. we're on a completely unsustainable course. president obama's pw-pbl, as scored by the -- president obama's budget, as scored by the congressional budget office,

Jeff Sessions

2:00:43 to 2:01:02( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: shows in the tenth year the projected deficit would be $1.2 trillion. this year we take in $2.2 trillion. we spend $3.7 trillion. 40% of what we're spending this year is borrowed. that's why this is an unsustainable course. there is no other alternative

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