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Senate Proceeding on Apr 13th, 2011 :: 2:35:50 to 2:37:24
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Jeff Sessions

2:35:46 to 2:36:07( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: just two months ago because it didn't address medicare, medicaid, social security, that now we hear he might be addressing? i would just -- you mentioned the debt commission. they spent all last year and most of the last year in studying, hearing experts, becoming exceedingly concerned about the future. mr. erskine bowles, who was

Jeff Sessions

2:35:50 to 2:37:24( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions

2:36:08 to 2:36:31( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: chosen by president obama to head that commission, when he first saw the president's budget budget, he said it's nowhere near what's necessary to avoid a fiscal nightmare. i mean, this is really serious. the budget that the president submitted here was rejected by his own chairman, saying it's nowhere near what's necessary to

Jeff Sessions

2:36:32 to 2:36:53( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: avoid a fiscal nightmare. and it's interesting, and he's followed up to say, this is the most predictable crisis the nation's ever faced. he said it could hit not just for our grandchildren, it could impact us now. so i'm like you, don't you think if he's -- the president is going to make a speech and

Jeff Sessions

2:36:54 to 2:37:14( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: announce a change in his policy that he should do, as the house budget people have done, submit a budget to the congress that can be analyzed by the congressional budget office, scored and we can actually use it as a -- as part of the

Jeff Sessions

2:37:15 to 2:37:24( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: discussion about how to bring debt under control? mr. barrasso: well, my impression is he should have a responsibility to do that and that it to congress. last week there was going to be a major speech -- i think it was

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