Republicans Ready Alternate Jobs Plan
Sen. John McCain on 'Fox & Friends'
- Duration 4:15
- Date Oct 13, 2011
Sen. John McCain on 'Fox & Friends'
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Welcome back everyone the president delivered his jobs plan to the senate and it's got knocked down well just before that vote He challenge Republicans to come up with their own bill.
And they did Arizona Senator John McCain will join his colleagues in rolling it out today.
Senator welcome back -- -- talk about happy birthday navy that means a lot to you and your family I understand.
But first things first.
Today you coming out of the jobs plan.
While the -- to that -- try to pass his piece by piece could that impede the process.
Well I think it's pretty obvious -- that day showed would defection of Democrats and that would have been more of them and hadn't and then procedural moment that.
He's not gonna get any kind -- -- near what He needs as far as votes for an entire package but they never expected to this is all about campaigning.
And by the way this.
Stimulus to -- -- question is this we've seen this movie before.
We saw the promise of eight point 8% unemployment if we -- it we saw the promise that you'll be job creation and this is the same.
Borrowed tax and spend proposal that.
Stimulus one so we've come up with a proposal for.
Two put a moratorium on regulations to simplify the tax code.
To get going on offshore drilling.
Line item -- to a balanced budget amendment to constitution and that's.
And we're gonna be that's senator Rand Paul and senator Portman and many others.
Involved and involved in this and more -- him out today and we'll be glad to have put it -- a counterpoint to the presence tired same old spend tax borrow right.
Efforts and -- was senator it will take one of his talking points away which has been the Republicans have no plan right.
Right and we have a plan and we'll have it almost all of the Republican senators.
Behind it and if He wants to bring up the piece of his.
We'll bring up a piece of -- we'd love to see for example vote in the United States senate -- moratorium on federal regulations which are coming out.
By the thousands costing businesses billions.
And billions of jobs we'd love to see if it.
The interest and see whether the majority leader allows it.
Let's talk about something else that I know you've been focusing on the run in terror plot as it unfolded they've been looking at it since -- you might have known about it since then.
What should the right response speaks editor what should be on the table.
First off Brian ham fisted -- Is what's.
First -- initially very surprising.
This is -- very very efficient to have terrorist organs.
Organization the cuts force they exported these -- -- CDs into Iraq that killed.
Americans there supporters of Hezbollah Hamas.
They have intervene day.
-- they're playing -- -- in the region.
But second -- it's it's really.
Should alarm mosque because here's a country that is clearly on the path.
To acquiring nuclear weapons and the means to deliver -- And they are trying this kind of thing in the United States of America.
First we had a freeze -- assets we had him.
Make it difficult for their oil shipments and put more pressure on them.
And then of course we have to consider this in the context.
Of their overall behavior could I mention one -- thing about it Brian nearly 2009.
After about corrupt election the people of Tehran took to the streets and they were saying.
Obama Obama are you with us or you with them and you know what He said He said He didn't want to jeopardize jobs chances to negotiate with the Islamic.
About -- that was a huge opportunity that we wasted I'm telling you history will judge that action by the present very harshly very very interesting point.
Bring up we have 32 -- -- let me.
US navy senator I -- Manila -- during the Spanish American war it's -- great.
Thank goodness really back in time -- as the McCain there -- -- that indicate that -- doctor dale.
And -- -- straight to your thoughts and thanks for joining us thanks -- Happy birthday -- they lost.