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Video: Klobuchar: "Real Urgency" in DC to Get Budget Deal


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JL
- 490 days ago - cbsnews.com
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., says she thinks there's a lot of opportunities to craft and pass a budget that represents a compromise between both pa



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Angelika R. (146)
Wednesday March 20, 2013, 9:12 pm
There are several Reps and senators out now making proposals and claiming they have a budget compromise that has a chance or will pass-yet they have not found or agreed on this golden egg yet! Will they ever?..
 

JL A. (272)
Wednesday March 20, 2013, 9:20 pm
That is indeed the question Angelika. You cannot currently send a star to Angelika because you have done so within the last day.
 

Carol D. (104)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 8:35 am
Noted thanks
 

Avril Lomas (0)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 9:32 am
Ryan,s math teacher must wonder at the "funny " math being presented to the country,by his (obviously non attentive ) pupil.
Ryans clergyman must wonder how Ryan became such a liar.! Iguess "false witness" failed to strike any chord with that egotistical nit wit!.
 

Michael Kirkby (83)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 10:17 am
Noted
 

Birgit W. (140)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 4:15 pm
Noted
 

Lois Jordan (55)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 4:40 pm
Noted. Why is she still talking about bringing down the debt when members of the GOP, (including Boehner), recently stated that we really don't have a problem with the debt right now? There WAS a bill: "The Back to Work Budget" that was voted on in the House earlier this week. It was a "progressive" budget that would've created nearly 7 million jobs in the first year alone, protected Soc.Sec., imposed a Financial Transaction Tax on Wall St, added a carbon tax, reduced the Pentagon budget, added higher tax brackets for millionaires & billionaires, revoked the subsidies for oil, gas & coal....and so many more items. It had the support of only a few dozen Dems....where were the rest of the Dems on this?!

Let's also not fail to forget the massive war profiteering that occurred...sucking our tax dollars up like a vacuum cleaner on steroids, and not included in the debt before Obama added it in a couple years back. This is GOP debt. United Technologies gross profit from war--$5.3 Billion
L-3 Communications--$956 Million, Northrop Grumman--$2.1 Billion, General Dynamics--$2.5 Billion,
Raytheon--$1.9 Billion, Boeing--$4 Billion, LockheedMartin--$2.7 Billion, BAE Systems--$2.5 Billion

This is the tip of the iceberg. These figures come from Truthout 3/14/13.
 

JL A. (272)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 4:55 pm
Sadly the House GOP lock-stepped today with Ryan's ghastly budget.
You are welcome Carol.
 

Sandra Patterson (60)
Thursday March 21, 2013, 7:24 pm
noted and shared
 

Helen Porter (41)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 1:27 am
Video: Klobuchar: "Real Urgency" in DC to Get Budget D

Well, there oughta be.
Seems to me
there's an unfair war
between the rich and the poor.
The struggling middle class
alas! alas!
 

John S. (297)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 5:44 am
Sounds like a big deal until the budget isn't actually a budget.
 

JL A. (272)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 7:16 am
Update: the Senate voted down Ryan's plan...perhaps now his minions will work for the country as this video hoped?
 
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