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Sen. Collins: I Was Just Joking About That Balanced Budget Amendment
IBD's Capital Hill ^
| Jed Graham
Posted on 04/26/2011 11:25:56 AM PDT by Slyscribe
In becoming the first GOP senator to reject Paul Ryans House-passed budget blueprint, Sen. Susan Collins of Maine has confirmed the obvious: Either she couldnt be bothered to understand the balanced budget amendment she put her name to, or else she saw it as a far-fetched idea but a good photo op.
In fielding a Maine interviewers question about Ryans plan to privatize Medicare, make major cuts in Medicaid, Collins simply said: I dont happen to support his prescriptions.
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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: budget; collins; medicare; ryan
posted on 04/26/2011 11:26:01 AM PDT
STUPID! Dumb as a box of rocks.
posted on 04/26/2011 11:28:47 AM PDT
Ms. Collins, you’ll recall, thought that Mr. Obama’s 2009 Stimulus Bill was fiscally responsible(her words).
What a knit wit.
posted on 04/26/2011 11:30:04 AM PDT
"STUPID! Dumb as a box of rocks."
True, but I liked her as the medium in Poltergeist.
posted on 04/26/2011 11:35:49 AM PDT
(The residents of Iroquois territory may not determine whether Jews may live in Jerusalem.)
Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, one of the dimmest bulbs in the Senate. And folks that is a box of very dim or even blown bulbs.
posted on 04/26/2011 11:47:10 AM PDT
(The Boudicca from Wasilla supporter)
Collins reminds me of a friend’s ex-girlfriend, both physically and non-intellectually. It’s amazing that she gets reelected. The woman looks like she’s as dumb as she sounds.
Hey, Maine! Find someone else! A random name from the phone book would most likely be an improvement.
posted on 04/26/2011 11:48:40 AM PDT
by Two Kids' Dad
((((( a COLB has 13 items of info, a REAL birth certificate has 36 items of info. I want all 36 )))))
If ObaMaoCare is all that wonderful and awe-inspiring, then why continue Medicare and put everyone on CommieCare?
posted on 04/26/2011 11:54:33 AM PDT
To: Two Kids' Dad
In Susan’s famous word, “Whatever.”
posted on 04/26/2011 12:28:19 PM PDT
by Louis Foxwell
(For love of Sarah, our country and the American Way of Life.)
Did she suffer some kind of serious injury when she was younger? She always talks like her brain doesn’t quite sync with her lip movement.
posted on 04/26/2011 12:30:43 PM PDT
(Will Rogers never met Harry Reid.)
Folks, it’s clear that she’s in declared competition with Sen. Barbara Boxerox as the dimmest bulb in The Greatest Deliberative Body. sd
posted on 04/26/2011 12:49:24 PM PDT
(I love my country. It's our government I'm afraid of.)
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