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Nancy Pelosi: ‘A Trillion
for What, Dear?”

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Posted By: Imright, 7/10/2020 6:37:01 PM

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D.-Calif.) said in her press briefing on Thursday that “a trillion dollars” is “an interesting starting point” to talk about another spending bill, but indicated that she wants more than that.“What doesn't measure up is: ‘Oh, it can only be a trillion dollars,’” Pelosi said. (Video) “No, we need a trillion dollars for state and local,” she said. “We need another trillion dollars, another trillion dollars for Unemployment Insurance and direct payments. Something like that, but probably not as much for the testing, tracing, treatment, etcetera. “So, a trillion dollars is: Okay, that is an interesting starting point, but it doesn't come anywhere near,”

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Avanti1 7/10/2020 7:08:42 PM (No. 473997)
Pelosi has lost all touch with reality. On the one hand, she calls for 3 trillion of new spending (givaway) while on the other hand laments that Republicans added 2 trillion to the national debt. How about cutting spending? How about state and local governments show some fiscal discipline? How about payments to illegal immigrants be cut off? Nancy, do your job!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: DVC 7/10/2020 7:09:17 PM (No. 473999)
NO, dammit. Just NO! Stop this. The more they do this the weaker it makes the recovery. When there is no reason to work, because the government is shoveling money at you, and no reason for a business to open, because they are getting paid to sit closed, it HARMS EVERYONE. Stop this insanity.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Starboard_side 7/10/2020 7:53:29 PM (No. 474025)
She's lying. The Western State governors said they alone (11 states) needed at least $1 trillion, and that was months ago. And that's so they can protect their government employee folks from taking cuts, or having any reductions in personnel.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: starboard 7/10/2020 8:05:05 PM (No. 474034)
How much did Pelosi's husband make on the PPP? She's the Democrat poster girl of an 80 year old female dog. I Trust Trump to do the right thing for the economy in the third quarter before the election day.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: bad-hair 7/10/2020 9:07:51 PM (No. 474072)
A trillion here, a trillion there. Just abolish the IRS so I don't have to cough up taxes out of my fixed retirement income. Just for Gawd's sake print it all. I'll organize a small farm so I can grow my own food.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: stablemoney 7/10/2020 10:30:13 PM (No. 474116)
I think both parties need to forget about printing any more money. The government is damaging the economy at a rate of $2T a month. They can't print money fast enough for that. The only way to solve the problem is to return the running of businesses to those that know how to run them.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: 24tea@Mag 7/11/2020 12:01:31 AM (No. 474158)
No, Miss Piggy, there should be NO additional spending bill. The leftist brought it on themselves, while you watched and said nothing. The country should not be asked to rebuild what was once perfect. Roundup the protestors and mayors and make them do public service. Work, something, you and they know nothing about.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: watashiyo 7/11/2020 12:12:26 AM (No. 474160)
A botox moron with absolutely no concept of what a trillion dollar in debt could do to our economy.
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