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Senate Proceeding 04-08-11 on Apr 8th, 2011 :: 3:39:55 to 3:41:15
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Barbara Boxer

3:39:43 to 3:40:03( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: didn't have much experience about beltway politics, and i said if you were negotiating with two of your friends and they saw something their way and you saw it your way and they came 78% of the way to what you wanted, what would you do, and i think the average person would

Barbara Boxer

3:39:55 to 3:41:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Barbara Boxer

Barbara Boxer

3:40:04 to 3:40:25( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: say hurray, let's get this done. well, that's what i say tonight. let's get this done. there is no reason to shut down the federal government when we have come, the democrats have come by way of cuts 78% of the way to our republican friends.

Barbara Boxer

3:40:26 to 3:40:46( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: but let me tell you the bad news. it turns out this isn't what the fight's about at all. at the 11th hour, our republican friends are holding this country hostage to an agenda which is about cutting women's health care.

Barbara Boxer

3:40:47 to 3:41:08( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: now, you may say could you say that again, senator boxer? what? yes. this debate over the budget where we've come 78% of the way and made painful cuts is not about budget cutting. it's about women's health. and let me tell you specifically what it's about.

Barbara Boxer

3:41:09 to 3:41:17( Edit History Discussion )

Barbara Boxer: it's about a women's health care program known as title 10. and i'm sure people are saying what is that?

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