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Senate Proceeding on May 19th, 2011 :: 0:38:15 to 0:39:25
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Jeff Sessions

0:38:11 to 0:38:32( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: budget in closed-door caucus meetings, have done that at least twice, and this is now six weeks after the committee deadline to bring forward a budget has passed. these reports indicate that in order to oblige the senate's leading progressive, the senator from vermont, senator conrad, has moved his budget further to

Jeff Sessions

0:38:15 to 0:39:25( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions

0:38:33 to 0:38:54( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: the left, i think, than he probably desired. so we're told this budget now has more taxes than savings, raising taxes $2 trillion, possibly even $2.7 trillion -- we'll have to see it to know. all we're hearing is news reports at this point -- while cutting just $1.5 trillion in

Jeff Sessions

0:38:55 to 0:39:16( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: spending over ten years. even the president in his april speech called for $3 in spending cuts for every $1 in tax increases, although our analysis of his speech shows he did not do that, but that's what he says is the right approach. as the ranking republican on the finance committee, what are your

Jeff Sessions

0:39:17 to 0:39:26( Edit History Discussion )

Jeff Sessions: thoughts, senator hatch, about how steep tax hikes would affect the economy? would it be better to cut wasteful washington spending or

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