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I'm responding to the person ... that called in about ... the free telephones for the low-income people. ... Obama had nothin' to do with this. This been goin' on for ... about 15 years. This is an old ... Teddy Kennedy-sponsored bill and the Senate. ... Thank God for Teddy Kennedy ... and all Democrats. ... Thank you very much and have a very nice day.
Someone should tell McElwee that over 100 miles of cheap, substandard pipe ... has already been produced for the pipeline in India and now deposit in yards and warehouses ... all over east Texas with more to be shipped in if it is built. As reported by ... Trans Canada, the pipeline builder, to its stockholders. I guess they didn't think it was too expensive after all.
Whenever one person takes, someone else pays. In the case of the payroll tax extensions, the payer is the Social Security fund. But not to worry. Barack Obama knows that Social Security recipients ... probably wouldn't vote for him anyway. ... So, he's buying the takers' votes again. ... We'll soon have more takers than givers. Then what?
Of course GM recorded its highest profits ever. ... As part of the bankruptcy protection ... in 2009, it was relieved of all of its debt. ... And now, as part of the bailout, it'll have to pay taxes for several years. ... Don't pay taxes and don't pay your debt, of course you're gonna have a huge ... profit. ... It's all a bunch of crap.