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Senate Proceeding on Apr 13th, 2011 :: 3:01:10 to 3:03:15
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Jeff Sessions

3:01:06 to 3:01:27( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: i enjoyed the opportunity to chat about these issues. i would just say this, mr. president. our country requires us to stand up and be counted. nothing comes from nothing, as julie andrews sang in that wonderful song, nothing ever could.

Jeff Sessions

3:01:10 to 3:03:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions

3:01:28 to 3:01:49( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: things have to be paid for. if you borrow money, you pay interest on it. interest under t president has sent to us last year was $200 billion, was $200 billion, $207 billion, i think. and in the 10th year, that budget is scored by the congressional budget office as

Jeff Sessions

3:01:50 to 3:02:11( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: imposing on the american economy a $940 billion one-year interest payment. johnny, i know you're familiar with georgia. alabama's general fund is less than $2 billion. our education budget is less than $8 billion. we're talking about imposing on the american people an annual interest payment of of $940 billion.

Jeff Sessions

3:02:12 to 3:02:35( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: the highway, federal highway fund is $40 billion. the federal aid to education is is $70 billion. this is going to crowd out everything. this is why we're on an unsustainable path. we need the presidenten gauged. i hope today we'll initiate his real engagement in which he tells the american people we

Jeff Sessions

3:02:36 to 3:03:00( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: can't continue this way. so do you want to wrap up with the final? mr. isakson: i will close by saying amen. mr. sessions: thank you, mr. president.

Jeff Sessions

3:03:01 to 3:03:15( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: i yield the floor. the presiding officer senator from maryland. mr. cardin: i assume my friend from alabama has finished his comments? mr. president, i have 13 unanimous consent requests for committees to meet during today's session of the senate.

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