Chambliss: Disappointed in Obama's 'new stimulus'

Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011 10:46 PM
Last updated 10:48 PM
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U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., issued a statement minutes after President Obama finished delivering his 61-minute State of the Union address in the Capitol.

Here is the text of Chambliss' statement:

"I am disappointed that the president has proposed what amounts to a new stimulus plan under another name. We all remember the last economic stimulus plan - nearly $1 trillion committed to "shovel-ready" projects, most of which never came to pass. And unemployment in Georgia has actually increased since then. We don't need a new stimulus at a time when Americans are worried about overspending and our nation's financial future.

"Creating jobs means getting America's fiscal house in order, not spending even more taxpayer money we don't have. In the last election, voters sent a very clear message to Washington: Reduce spending and focus on America's economic health. To that end, I have been working for the past several months with a bipartisan group of senators whose goal is to introduce legislation to effectively address the nation's financial issues. It's time we get past the rhetoric, get down to the details and take action."

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runningman72 01/26/11 - 12:10 am
Wake up Sheeples (people) of

Wake up Sheeples (people) of American and the World. Don't know what kind of hope and change you are expecting, but it just isn't happening is it? Be honest, things are not going the way that they should for us citizens.

If you ask me I'd say there is too much influence, too much brainwashing by Elitists, Globalists, De-populating the world enthusiasts, Marxists, Communists, Terrorists, Socialists, Bilderberg Group, Illuminati, UN or united Nations, NWO or New World Order, Fascists, Rothschilds, Rockefellers, 9-11 Conspiracy Theorists, Kennedy & Lincoln murderers, chemtrails, contrails, swine flu and other hoaxes, Elf Towers, Fema Camps kind of like with Hitler and Nazi Germany, Holocaust, Jews being mistreated, politicians not caring about you and me, now wake up people (Sheeples)! Stop believing everything you see on TELL-LIE-VISION. Now is the time to either be safe rather than sorry or pay the price. Now is the time to make a permanent change in Washington.

This is our only hope. Our only hope is God, & you are the answer: ACT!

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