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Senate Proceeding 06-07-11 on Jun 7th, 2011 :: 3:29:40 to 3:31:00
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Jerry Moran

3:29:40 to 3:31:00( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jerry Moran

Jerry Moran

3:29:40 to 3:30:01( Edit History Discussion )

Jerry Moran: this year, next year and far into the future. the plan should include significant spending reductions, a balanced budget amendment to restrict washington's future ability to borrow money that would put us right back in the mess that we're in today, and one that addresses our long-term unfunded mandates. as john adams once quipped,

Jerry Moran

3:30:02 to 3:30:22( Edit History Discussion )

Jerry Moran: facts are stubborn things, and the facts tell us that washington must change our direction if we are to grow our economy and put people to work. the failed economy we are experiencing and the financial collapse around the corner is the most expected economic crisis in a lifetime. we know what is going to happen if we don't act, and it would be immoral for us to look the other

Jerry Moran

3:30:23 to 3:30:43( Edit History Discussion )

Jerry Moran: way or to kick the can down the road because the politics of these issues are too difficult to deal with. americans deserve leadership here in our nation's capital to confront these challenges and not to push them off to the next generation of americans. if we do so, if we confront these issues correctly in a responsible way, businesses will succeed, profits will be made,

Jerry Moran

3:30:44 to 3:31:00( Edit History Discussion )

Jerry Moran: employees hired and americans will again be able to live and pursue the american dream. mr. speaker, -- or, mr. president, i thank you and i a senator: mr. president? the presiding officer: the senator from georgia.

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