Transcript: Sen. Bernie Sanders’s speech at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics on April 12, 2014 – Part 9

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Part 9 – Partial transcript of remarks by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics on April 12, 2014:

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Equal pay bill for women fails in the Senate

Thursday, April 10, 2014

A bill that would protect women from pay discrimination failed in the Senate yesterday with a vote of 53 to 44.

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Transcript: Q&A w/ Rep. Diane Black on the CBO’s 2014 budget & economic outlook

Monday, February 10, 2014

Partial transcript of Q&A with Rep. Diane Black (R-Tennessee) on the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) 2014 federal budget and economic outlook. The House Budget Committee hearing was held…

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Transcript: Q&A w/ Rep. Chris Van Hollen on the CBO’s 2014 budget & economic outlook

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Partial transcript of Q&A with Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Maryland) on the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) 2014 federal budget and economic outlook. The House Budget Committee hearing was…

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Transcript: CBO Director Douglas Elmendorf’s testimony on the 2014 budget & economic outlook before the House Budget Committee

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Partial transcript of the testimony of Douglas Elmendorf, Director of the Congressional Budget Office, on the 2014 federal budget and economic outlook. The House Budget Committee hearing was…

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Treasury Secretary Jack Lew urges Congress to pass ‘clean’ debt limit increase

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew urged Congress to approve a “clean” debt limit increase as soon as possible, stressing that the federal government will have to use “extraordinary measures”…

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Transcript: President Barack Obama’s remarks on the government shutdown & debt ceiling at Martha’s Table – Oct. 14, 2013

Monday, October 14, 2013

Partial transcript of President Barack Obama’s remarks on the government shutdown and the debt ceiling at Martha’s Table on Oct. 14, 2013:

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Debt Ceiling: Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says government default will hurt seniors the most

Saturday, October 12, 2013
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew testified before the Senate Finance Committee on the debt limit on Oct. 10, 2013. SOURCE: Finance.Senate.gov

If Congress chooses not to raise the debt ceiling next week, the ensuing government default will likely hurt seniors the most, particularly those who live on their retirement…

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Debt Ceiling: Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says prioritization of payments may not be possible & won’t avert default

Friday, October 11, 2013
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew testified before the Senate Finance Committee on the debt limit on Oct. 10, 2013. SOURCE: Finance.Senate.gov

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew warned lawmakers that prioritizing some payments over others – such as paying debt interest – in the event that Congress fails to raise the…

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Transcript: Senate hearing Q&A with Sen. Rob Portman & Treasury Secretary Jack Lew on the debt ceiling – Oct. 10, 2013

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Partial transcript of Q&A between Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew on the potential impacts of the failure to raise the debt ceiling. The Senate…

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