Rep. McDermott: GOP Are Giving the Poor a Lump of Coal for Christmas

Democratic congressman uses props to criticize GOP rejection of payroll tax cuts
2:46 | 12/20/11

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The Republicans. Have said that it's Christmas time kids -- hang in there -- all over the world. And they're all getting up and hoping there'll be something -- -- And Christmas Day and the Republicans have something to put in it. They have a local coal. They're gonna -- to a 160. Million people were gonna boost your taxes here's your Christmas gift right. We're gonna -- to 2.5. Billion unemployed people. -- low unemployment benefits because it's only for two minds and we can't we -- we weren't yet -- There -- every excuse. In the book you can give. But when they get up on Christmas there's going to be coal. In their sock. The working -- this country. -- -- -- that tax break they've gone -- bought gifts but their kids. And they think they're -- -- because they -- this reduction. And -- taken away problem. After they spend the money on the Christmas gifts that's your -- a cold to the middle class now for the seniors the Olympic goal is. We're back to pay the doctors we're gonna cut the doctors by twenty by percent and doctors are gonna say I'm gonna limit the number of seniors. Remember the mop up role in November of 2000 and while apple they gave it to.

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