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Senate Proceeding 04-08-11 on Apr 8th, 2011 :: 5:26:50 to 5:27:55
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Mark Pryor

5:26:31 to 5:26:52( Edit History Discussion )

Mark Pryor: should add stress to our military families right now, especially those that are deployed. this is really just unconscionable that we would do that under the circumstances that we find ourselves in tonight. so let me talk about two leaders who really stepped up to try to solve this problem and try to cut through all the mess that you see in washington, try to

Mark Pryor

5:26:50 to 5:27:55( Edit History Discussion )
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Mark Pryor

5:26:53 to 5:27:13( Edit History Discussion )

Mark Pryor: cut through the politics as usual. that would be senator hutchison from texas and senator casey from pennsylvania. both of them have worked in a very bipartisan way, as my colleague from montana just mentioned a moment ago, in a very bipartisan way to craft some legislation that would make

Mark Pryor

5:27:14 to 5:27:36( Edit History Discussion )

Mark Pryor: sure, one way or the other, make sure one way or the other that our troops get paid on time without any disruption. mr. president, we've all heard the word -- or the phrase "hard-earned pay." we will, how does it get any

Mark Pryor

5:27:37 to 5:27:56( Edit History Discussion )

Mark Pryor: harder earned than by serving in combat for your country? again, it's hard for me to understand how we are here talking about this tonight and haven't already addressed it. so i think that whatever bill is offered and whether it's a bipartisan bill, which i hope it

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