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US State Dept Seeks to
Unblock $450 mn for Egypt

Breitbart's Big Peace, by Staff

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 10/1/2012 9:42:57 PM

The US State Department said Monday it would work with Congress to try to unblock some $450 million in economic aid for Egypt, after a lawmaker froze the funds. State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland confirmed the US administration had asked Congress to free up the money in two tranches to support the government in Cairo. But she said there were "concerns" about the plan amid rocky ties between the United States and Egypt, under its new Islamist leader, President Mohamed Morsi. "We're obviously going to have to work with the Congress in the coming days and weeks to explain why

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So what will 0bama do. Issue another lawless executive order that he is not authorized to do? Nothing surprises me coming out of this regime.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Mike PHX, 10/1/2012 9:54:11 PM     (No. 8903209)

Worthless tool Nuland does her best Cartman impression:
"Maaam.....maaaam...c'n I please have 450MM fer Egyp'? Maaaam....pweez?"

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Reply 2 - Posted by: LittleHoodedMonk, 10/1/2012 10:08:12 PM     (No. 8903234)

FTA: ''Republican congresswoman Kay Granger, who chairs the Appropriations Subcommittee on State and Foreign Relations, on Friday put a "hold" on the application, meaning it could be held up indefinitely.''

I believe that Kay is a Texan & pray that she is strong & steadfast to hold out from giving this money to the new Egypytian Islamist leader, President Mohamed Morsi. His ''party'' is the Muslim Brotherhood, a Muslim terrorist organization on our watchlist. It will be used to kill US.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Kurto, 10/1/2012 10:54:40 PM     (No. 8903330)

Let them pay for their own islamo-theocracy. Hellary is a blithering moron if she thinks we should give one red cent to these terrorists. Let 'em support their own fanatics.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 10/1/2012 11:07:36 PM     (No. 8903350)

Why are we borrowing money only to give it away ? Why do we give money to people that burn our flag ?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: nina584, 10/1/2012 11:12:03 PM     (No. 8903358)

Someone needs to tell morsi and his sharia loving country to stick it.Specially after suggesting at the un that America needs to be more compliant with their laws.No more money for these thugs!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Crosscut, 10/1/2012 11:29:22 PM     (No. 8903382)

You do not give aid and comfort to our enemies, among which Egpyt can now be considered since the Muslim Brotherhood took over. Kudos to Rep. Granger.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 10/1/2012 11:54:26 PM     (No. 8903415)

A long time ago, when I was in elementary school, I learned that our leaders told the French "millions for defense, but not one cent for tribute!"

Maybe we should resurrect some of those sentiments, and tell the Egyptians to pound sand.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Penney, 10/2/2012 12:01:20 AM     (No. 8903422)

Mrs. slick, portraying the Pied Piper AGAIN?!!! -YIKES!!!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: wlit22z, 10/2/2012 12:12:10 AM     (No. 8903434)

No money should be going to any foreign country that is led by Muslims. Not Egypt, not Libya, not Tunesia, not any of those countries who follow Islamic principles that, among other things, want to destroy the US and kill any unbelievers.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: lil dotty, 10/2/2012 2:52:00 AM     (No. 8903504)

Kay Granger is a Texan via Ft. Worth as their Mayor for a term or so. Thank you Rep. Granger. Now let's secure the funds (place in the lock box Al Gore made famous) and tell Egypt to beg on the street corner for the money. For too many years we have been ignorant to think we could borrow money and give said money to worthless friends The insanity must end now. Egypt isn't even our friend.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Trigger2, 10/2/2012 4:06:50 AM     (No. 8903540)

The US is broke and working on being $17T in the hole. The demonrats can stuff it and put that $450M toward the national debt. Why should us taxpayers turn over $450M to Egypt so they can buy more weapons from Russia and China to kill our service members? Oh, that's right. Demonrats consider our service members to be cannon fodder.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: ladychatalie, 10/2/2012 4:38:26 AM     (No. 8903544)

If Hillary and Barack manage to send $450 million to the Muslim Brotherhood, that money should be repaid from their and their colleagues personal funds.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: danu, 10/2/2012 5:40:10 AM     (No. 8903560)

Hold the Fort, Ms Granger!!

Oh, and slightly OT, but hey Mr Cantor, you cheesy sod, why aren't YOU also bravely protecting the taxpayers--- from Obuyme's offers of illegal 'kickbacks' to LM in your 'swing state' of VA???

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Reply 14 - Posted by: irishwolfielady, 10/2/2012 7:40:03 AM     (No. 8903678)

Oh yeah! Way to go, State department. Let's all continue to pay our Dhimmitude tax!

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