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Senate Proceeding 04-08-11 on Apr 8th, 2011 :: 5:30:10 to 5:31:15
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Mark Pryor

5:30:09 to 5:30:29( Edit History Discussion )

Mark Pryor: the truth is, the folks it's hurting is the american people. our democracy is designed in such a way -- and it has a track record -- where we all know it'll work. and it'll work great get the job done. and we represent people and we can get in here and debate hard and fight hard and have our

Mark Pryor

5:30:10 to 5:31:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Mark Pryor

Mark Pryor

5:30:30 to 5:30:50( Edit History Discussion )

Mark Pryor: differences, but tend of the process we have votes, we make decisions and then we move on. and right now, for whatever reason -- again, this is a problem in both chambers, not just here in the senate, not just one party that's at fault -- for whatever reason, we're seeing a breakdown in the system. that's not good for the country and that's not good for

Mark Pryor

5:30:51 to 5:31:11( Edit History Discussion )

Mark Pryor: certainly tongtsz we're talking about our it's certain ly not good for them. mr. president, i could easily spend the next ten minutes at my desk here blaming the republicans for where we are tonight. you know, i know that they've said we hadn't passed anything. that's not true.

Mark Pryor

5:31:12 to 5:31:16( Edit History Discussion )

Mark Pryor: listen, we've passed extensions six times to keep the government running.

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