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Exclusive: Baucus Bashes Fellow
Democrat Murray over Budget

Breitbart´s Big Government, by Matthew Boyle

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 3/12/2013 10:02:13 PM

Senate Democrats are infighting on the eve of the release of Senate Budget Committee Chairwoman Patty Murray’s budget, Breitbart News has exclusively learned. Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT), the Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, slammed Murray on Tuesday evening through a spokesperson. A Baucus spokesperson told Breitbart News that the Montana Democrat believes Murray’s decision to include what The Hill’s Erik Wasson describes as “reconciliation instructions

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: sg, 3/12/2013 11:47:31 PM     (No. 9221957)

patty murray is not one of the intellectual lights of the senate. not by a long shot. she´s the chairman of the finance committee. we are so screwed unless she is stopped by those with some awareness of what is going on inthe real world.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: farmwife, 3/13/2013 12:26:26 AM     (No. 9221991)

Baucus is up for re-election in 2014. He has to start sounding like a reasonable person, especially with Democrat former gov. Schweitzer looking to take him on in a primary. It could get interesting.

I´m thinking Max won´t be out there saying stupid stuff like "Listening to Obama speak is like listening to a symphony!" That didn´t go over too well here in Montana.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: locarno, 3/13/2013 2:19:51 AM     (No. 9222052)

According to Sen Murray´s biography: "Murray received her Bachelor of Arts degree in physical education from Washington State University in 1972. She was a preschool teacher for several years and taught a parenting class at Shoreline Community College from 1984 to 1987." Okay, so what qualifies this person to be writing budgets and Chairing arguably the highest financial committee in the country?

In the last election, the media/left/dems told us Paul Ryan was clueless about financial affairs. Yet, no one seems to question Murray. We live in amazing times.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: The Advocate, 3/13/2013 2:30:40 AM     (No. 9222058)

Murray ran as the "mom in tennis sneakers"
Her stupidity is only exceeded by her devotion to Obama.
Baucus is vulnerable because he also imposed ObamaTAX on the American people.
He married his mistress right after pushing obamatax -even though he was not able to get her appointed AG in Montana.
He is vulnerable - deservedly so.
Will Montana do the right thing.?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: veritas, 3/13/2013 4:01:05 AM     (No. 9222080)

Chairman of the Senate Budget Committee: Sen. Patty Murray.

Maybe it´s better we haven´t had a budget for 4 years....

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Reply 6 - Posted by: WhamDBambam, 3/13/2013 7:06:17 AM     (No. 9222179)

She´s every bit as bright as both senators from California. Added together.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: weirdone, 3/13/2013 11:33:45 AM     (No. 9222696)

The core problem, as I see it, is that incumbent members in both parties and in both houses of the Congress having spent decades in office are totally out of touch. For example, Sen. Max Baucus, Chairman of the Finance Committee graduated from law school in 1971. In 1973 he was elected to the Montana State Legislature. In 1974 he was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives and to the Senate in 1978. That is thirty five years in the Federal Government where he has helped spend untold trillions of dollars of other peoples money without consequences to himself. He enjoys a large salary, millions for office and staff, automatic pay increases, free health care and a Golden Parachute retirement equal to 100% of his salary. How much more out of touch can you get?

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