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Senate Proceeding 04-08-11 on Apr 8th, 2011 :: 5:20:10 to 5:21:15
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Chuck Grassley

5:20:07 to 5:20:27( Edit History Discussion )

Chuck Grassley: but, you know, when you use the word sensible policy, people back home might not know this, but this city is an island surrounded by reality. and the only business in this town is government and people in government, including those of

Chuck Grassley

5:20:10 to 5:21:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Chuck Grassley

Chuck Grassley

5:20:28 to 5:20:50( Edit History Discussion )

Chuck Grassley: us that are elected are in the wagon and somebody else is pulling the wagon and so we have to go home to our districts and bring back some common sense here, and that common sense says that government ought to live like families live. within their means. those are the president's words, not mine.

Chuck Grassley

5:20:51 to 5:21:11( Edit History Discussion )

Chuck Grassley: when he put the budget out early february, he said, government has to live within its means. and then what sort of budget does he put out? a 10-year budget window that increases the national debt from $14 trillio to $26 trillion.

Chuck Grassley

5:21:12 to 5:21:17( Edit History Discussion )

Chuck Grassley: so i hope that we get something agreed to tonight.

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