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And continuing our breaking news -- -- Tripoli were getting an indicator from the Libyan ambassador to the UK.
He is also saying now that the former dictator in Libya Moammar Qaddafi is dead that goes along with some of the other reporting.
-- veteran David piper had -- -- o'clock this morning 42 minutes ago when a spokesperson for the transitional government Tripoli.
I told David that He was indeed dead as well this is a picture that has now gone around the globe it is viral this is what they say.
Is it dead Moammar Qaddafi shot once in the head.
And once in both legs.
California congressman Kevin McCarthy with me now here in studio we've brought to talk about.
The economy and jobs in that but obviously doubt we'll go to page two for the moment.
Your reaction initially -- -- receiving.
Libya well I hope this is true I mean this is a good day anyway and you think about imagine.
Murdering and putting his -- on top of this entire country.
-- that they've been fighting for the Frontline you think about Berlin in 1986.
I think about the raid that followed there in Tripoli and then Ghazi burn US military to think about pan am flight 103207.
I think many of which were were Americans in 1988 and what do you think about the WMD development that was happening at least until a few years ago in Libya.
And think about you can look at the -- The excitement there but it's excitement that you're gonna feel freedom.
How many family members who do they know that have been murdered by this and for decades why did it take so long why -- it -- last thing because it internal uprising itself where.
This is a good day -- was brought to justice there's still a lot of work going to be done -- you wanna make sure that this new government.
As in fallen into the past behaviors it's the democracy that they desire quietly goes -- -- and on that point can they define democracy today.
Because -- don't you walk with a sense of caution in trepidation.
Not knowing what's behind door number two.
I do from a couple different reasons one they have they don't know democracy -- it is.
And two when you have an uprising like this sometimes people late in the background or organ.
To be able.
And their idea -- what you had died and during the revolution and others get more compression.
So what we want to look to make sure wouldn't help them in this world.
We find other countries that have gone through especially when you go through eastern block those countries in the name of -- for democracy out.
-- in Eastern Europe those governments have taken the form of democracy much like our own yes in the Middle East they've defined it in their own terms.
And today we don't know what's going to happen.
There there is a reporter talked to -- about a thirty minutes ago they did a study on foreign fighters in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
And they -- an enormously high percentage of foreign fighters coming from towns in northern Libya we deal with.
It's difficult because that's all they've known for so long and you've got to make sure you work through this I was with the Czech president.
Month ago that was one of his concern and there and show them that -- that -- freedom.
The -- to have democracy there.
Are -- gonna put this song -- just a moment here table working for more confirmation from the White House the State Department.
When all that comes -- in the.
Here we'll get back to that -- the meantime the White House is pushing for.
This 35 billion dollar jobs bill that they say it will prevent the layoffs teachers and police and firefighters.
Harry Reid the senate majority leader says the government jobs should be protected because.
He argues that they are on the increase that's been disputed Republican say that jobs plan is more the same.
It is stimulus 2.0 it means spending more money and it also means higher taxes from the senate floor -- this turn.
That private sector jobs and -- doing just fine it's the public sector jobs where we've lost you -- numbers.
Let's forget about the tax.
Let's drop the talking points about millionaires and billionaires -- must work together on bipartisan jobs legislation this is on the path.
Not designed to fail.
So there is the rebuttal to Harry Reid since 2009 private sector jobs have declined by more than one point five million.
Total public sector jobs have declined by 600000.
Federal government jobs are actually up around 30000.
Wanna bring the congress and back in and all that -- Harry Reid's office came out a little later in the afternoon saying you're just trying to point out a fact about job losses in the public sector.
On the face of it what do you think of this does -- shows why they're so off base -- -- They don't see what's really happening out in this country.
The idea that you're gonna protect more government jobs -- who pays for the government jobs but the private sector why we are hurting it's small businesses need to get created and the other part they have.
We've already done this before a trillion dollars when you take the interest in the stimulus.
Cost 270000 per job it failed and they want to do it again.
The country's looking for something different -- the short term let's solve the problem long term would not here in congress but before your life in congress you're private business.
When -- 120 years old I started my first small business.
And the idea if you go -- you look.
From the into the last recession 2001 beginning of this recession 2007.
Good time in America you look what jobs were created.
If you were company -- 500 employees or fewer you've added seven million jobs your company five employees and more you cut and small business is the backbone of what creates this.
And the interest to market is too -- Fortunes come announcing the number one person under -- Mark Zuckerberg He started his business in the dorm room and how many employees that He had FaceBook today.
Steven Jobs sad day He passed away.
He started in the Gloucester in the garage or listen there there this debate's gonna continue there are moderates in the senate -- who who don't want it there on record as saying that yes you have thirteen months before an election.
What will -- If anything.
That I'm hopeful.
We put the politics aside the president gets off the campaign to get off that bus get back to Washington let's work together let's be Americans first.
Stop dividing this country be the president to all Americans.
You know this class four warfare is not gonna work so what -- -- happen -- what can't pass legal back and next week.
We're gonna pass to 3% holding pull -- -- government should not hold back the money from small business it's their money not Washington's money.
We just pass the free trade agreement we have thirteen bills sitting in the senate job creation from energy policy -- -- that haven't even seen the light of day.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Let's not pick an election.
Let's put people before polity of McCarthy thank you for your time we'll see if any of these ideas go anywhere and -- -- -- good to see in person okay but again thank you -- -- morning.
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