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Lawmakers claim they want to balance the budget but how is that possible when the Pentagon is spending an estimated two billion dollars a day.
On the president's time limited scope limited military action in Libya.
My next guest says it's more evidence that the old part of Washington is intent on protecting the status quo which of course will bankrupt all of us.
Us now north Carolina Republican congressman Walter Jones congressman Jones you know it's a pleasure I love to have you on.
-- thank -- I'm always and honored to be on your shows that thank you very much for the -- were where you as aggravated as I was when the president picked.
That the time when he was in Brazil and the congress was on vacation.
The bomb a country that didn't attack -- didn't threaten us it doesn't -- even the remotest threat to our national security.
Gesture I was disgusted I am sick and tired of this country going to war.
Without having congress to debate and declare war.
And I would say this what it is in the national interest of -- country.
National security interest of our country in Libya is he evil absolutely he's able.
But Hammond is evil dictators around the world -- we don't go into those countries and remove dead dictators.
This is -- that America needs it to put pressure on congress to debate.
When we sent our young men and women to -- to fight for this country we need to debate whether we should go and not gonna.
The reason the president did this I suggest you congressman Jones is because other presidents have done similarly and they've gotten away with it.
Congress has allowed presidents to make war and it's not taken back from them.
It's cut their constitutional responsibility.
Will this congress of which you are a member allow this president.
To get away with this illegal war or will they tie his hands stop the funding.
Bring the troops home and remind them that the constitution means what it says.
Judge you're exactly right I think Ron Paul and and Dennis Kucinich and I have introduced a bill to get out what to stock innings any funding they -- bit.
-- -- Libya I'm so I can't get -- is that a night that Libya it add it invasion by this country it does not make any sense he should never have happened.
And I'm gonna do everything I can't -- bridge to Walter Reed today judge.
I saw numerous kids who have lost their legs some both of their legs on both legs and one arm and I don't know what in the world this country's doing we K play and deals -- part have already talked about it it's not it's time that we found.
Sanity in the congress and in this nation sanity that's.
The end of next week the government -- run out of its ability to spend money.
Coincidentally at approximately the end of next week the government will also run out of its ability to borrow money.
Will you vote in favor another -- favour of another one of these two or three week continuing resolutions.
That lets the government operate for only two or three weeks.
Will you vote to allow the government to borrow more money no matter what congress went on -- matter what promises speaker Boehner or the president make -- you.
-- judge absolutely not I've not voted for continuing resolution yet.
And one of the reasons is as a 118 billion dollars in these continue resolutions for Afghanistan.
The government of Afghanistan and corrupt lead.
That we are supporting which makes no -- it and it's at all and I'm not gonna raise the debt -- because that just allows the administration borrow more money from foreign governments.
The one day we'll bring America down -- crashing bass.
-- -- to America we won't buy you get any longer.
Does the Republican leadership understand your argument.
And the argument of congressman Paul and Kucinich are they likely to cut a deal with the president because -- they would they want just their version of big government.
Judge I'm afraid they would cut the deal with the president because I will be honest we achieved.
When we had a Dennis Kucinich resolution on the floor to bring -- troops home from Afghanistan beginning and December this year we only got eight Republicans to vote for what eight Republicans.
-- -- -- that resident.
That resolution judge what -- it would have said we will start bring up high on the day summit but -- still would taken a year and a half to two years to bring all of them have got it.
Congressman -- you have your work cut out for you we appreciate all you do well we certainly appreciate your coming on the show thank you.
Judge thank you god bless you sir god bless you next the congressman who wants to help stop the bleeding.
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