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Senate Proceeding on Apr 13th, 2011 :: 2:42:10 to 2:43:45
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John Barrasso

2:42:06 to 2:42:11( Edit History Discussion )

John Barrasso: i think the american people understand that the driving issue of our time is the debt.

Jeff Sessions

2:42:10 to 2:43:45( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions

2:42:12 to 2:42:32( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: it threatens every good and hopeful wish we have for the future of our country. senator coats was one of our finest members of the senate. he left us, served as ambassador to germany, spent a number of years in europe, then came back and has been reelected. dan, let me ask you

Jeff Sessions

2:42:33 to 2:42:55( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: fundamentally this question. pete domenici, you served with pete, he served with a democratic wise lady, alice rivlin, on another debt commission. he testified before the budget committee recently, i have never feared more for my country.

Jeff Sessions

2:42:56 to 2:43:18( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: that was a deep personal statement from pete domenici, who chaired the budget committee in the senate previously. what are you hearing from your constitue and what's your belief at this time in history about the dangers we face? mr. coats: well, senator, it's interesting you ask that question, because i just left my office in a meeting with pete

Jeff Sessions

2:43:19 to 2:43:40( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: domenici literally 15 minutes ago. mr. sessions: really? mr. coats: because he came in to express that same -- that same urgency and burden i think, as former chairman of the budget committee here for so many years, he certainly understands the current fiscal situation that we're in. his -- his views echo the voices

Jeff Sessions

2:43:41 to 2:43:46( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: and views of people across this country, from economists, whether they're liberal or

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