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Tea Party members sound off on debt

Thursday, 28 Jul, 2011 - 00:56

July 28 - Freshmen Republicans in the House of Representatives sound off ahead of key vote on the debt deal. Rough Cut (No reporter narration).

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(ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Ahead of a key vote to raise the debt ceiling, Republican Freshmen in the House of Representatives sound off. The Republican-controlled House of Representatives has tentatively scheduled a vote on Thursday between 5:45-6:15 p.m. EDT (2145-2215 GMT) on a deficit-cutting plan presented by the top Republican in Congress, House Speaker John Boehner. Boehner has been cajoling fiscal conservative rebels within his own party to support his bill, which does not deliver the severe spending cuts they demand. If the House approves Boehner's plan, the Senate will swiftly vote on, and defeat, that bill, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said.

Tea Party members sound off on debt

Thursday, 28 Jul, 2011 - 00:56

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