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Senator Paul Again Tries to Block Foreign Aid to Egypt

 

Senator Paul Again Tries to Block Foreign Aid to Egypt

This morning, Senator Paul took to the Senate floor and again called for a vote on an amendment that would cut off all foreign aid to Egypt until they immediately cease the prosecution of American citiziens who were arrested while working for pro-democracy NGOs. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QuSwa3rKJkk

The full transcript is available here.

As a side note, the FY 2013 budget, S.Con.Res. 39, introduced by Senators Rand Paul, Mike Lee, and Jim DeMint, reduces and freezes all foreign aid spending at $5 billion. 


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