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March 3, 2010 - 6:50 PM
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Senators React to Bunning's Bid to Block Unfunded Bill: Need Trumps PrincipleCNS
Wednesday, 3 March 2010 - 6:50pm
Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) said that fellow Republican Senator Jim Bunning (Ky.) was "entitled" to his "rights as a senator" to insist  that $10 billion in highway funds and unemployment and related benefits be paid for before Congress extended them.  Other senators, however, suggested that they supported Bunning's dedication to fiscal responsibility, but, thought the spending was needed.