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Max Baucus Thinks Increasing the Deficit is Hilarious

avid Vitter went to the floor of the Senate today to talk about unemployment benefits and requested that one part of the legislation be pushed forward.Max Baucus rose and said he wanted the entire package advanced, to which Vitter replied, “Not if it increases deficit and debt $108 billion a year. No sir I’m not, and the American people aren’t and the American people are getting fed up with it.”Baucus’s response to Vitter’s concerns about increasing the “deficit and debt $108 billion a year”?He began laughing.

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