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Senate vote: OK $85 billion cuts, avert shutdown

March 20, 2013

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate approved legislation Wednesday to lock in $85 billion in broad federal spending cuts and simultaneously avoid a government shutdown next week — and pointedly rejected a......

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Mar-22-13 3:05 PM

Their axe isn't nearly big enough. "When federal spending grows faster than Americans' paychecks, the burden of government on taxpayers becomes greater. Over the past four decades, median-income Americans' earnings have risen only 24 percent, while spending has increased 288 percent." ***********heritage****/federalbudget/

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Mar-22-13 11:51 AM

Here's proof that I don't watch Fox. I had no idea who was this name that billgrr dropped, so I googled it.

From wikipedia: "Gretchen Elizabeth Carlson (born June 21, 1966) is an American television personality who co-hosts the Fox News morning show Fox & Friends..."

So you like Gretchen, huh, billgrr?

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Mar-21-13 11:08 PM

"Some would say" that bill the baiter strikes again.

Swing and a miss, if you will.

Have a good evening

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Mar-21-13 4:26 PM

"Hurry up loco defend him!"

Every time you re-post statements, they get more air-time through you than through me. Are YOU the enabler, billgrr?

Naw, just...

Bill the Baiter, Like Al-Ways*

*sung to "Bob the Builder"

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Mar-21-13 11:27 AM

What's "worthless" is Lying-Ryan's budget...That has got to be the biggest joke of all!! If you ain't a millionaire..your SCREWED!!!

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Mar-21-13 11:24 AM

white house website (apparently MDN is blocking even that truth!!!)

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Mar-21-13 11:23 AM

Hey Bill/Dust - Come on back from OXYCONTIN-LAND, back to the REAL world....The Pres budget has been on whitehouse**** for months now...You just need to quit vomiting out the talking points from the WALRUS, and FAUX news!!!

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Mar-20-13 7:37 PM

they had better get it vote through before they go on VACATION for 2 weeks. geez, i dont know of a group who gets more constant raises, time off, and a plush spending acct.

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