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Senate Proceeding on Jul 15th, 2010 :: 2:02:55 to 2:03:50
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Judd Gregg

2:02:42 to 2:03:02( Edit History Discussion )

Judd Gregg: grigg greg madam president, at this point i am going to make a point of order that the senator from connecticut alluded to. we have rules around here that we've set up to discipline ourselves on spending. unfortunately, we consistently ignore and waive them. that's one of the reasons why we've a $13 trillion debt. that's why we've got -- one of the reasons why we're going to

Judd Gregg

2:02:55 to 2:03:50( Edit History Discussion )
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Judd Gregg

2:03:03 to 2:03:24( Edit History Discussion )

Judd Gregg: have a $1.4 trillion deficit this year alone. this bill violates those rules. this bill violates one of the sections of those rules which sthais in any ten-year period you shall not have more than a $5 billion effect on the deficit. -- in a negative way, which you need to otherwise pay for what you're doing.

Judd Gregg

2:03:25 to 2:03:45( Edit History Discussion )

Judd Gregg: therefore, this bill does violate our budget act, and if we're going to have any fiscal discipline around here -- and we hear a lot of people talking about how we're going to have fiscal discipline around here -- we should be living by the rules twoaf assert fiscal -- by the rules we have to assert fiscal discipline. therefore, i make a point of

Judd Gregg

2:03:46 to 2:03:51( Edit History Discussion )

Judd Gregg: order that the bill violates

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