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-- Egypt where we are clearly not buying their love so maybe it's time to stop putting a deposit down on their eight.
While they're burning our flag senator Rand Paul says America continues to burn billions giving them aid.
And the Republican from Kentucky says it's time to pull that plug now thank -- joining us senator tells.
And so no waited all I had ten -- you boy I get -- when all that's going on we don't know who we're giving money to just cut off a completely -- Well -- law says that when there's a military to the age should end so the first thing that is Obey the law you know the president.
Seems to think he's above the law he can do whatever he wants.
But you know we pass laws and some of us think it's pretty important that we Obey the law that the president should Obey the law yet he had the age should finish but he isn't Colin -- military community.
-- is the only person in the country he doesn't think it's a military -- it's really even beyond debating it such a ridiculous notion.
That you could say well the military evicted Morrissey but that's not a two.
In fact the statute goes one step further the statute says either a military -- or anything substantially affected by the military.
The age it and they shouldn't I can return to some good news in the day there's all this talk about the filibuster the nuclear option.
Can you tell us what's going on break it down in simple terms for a -- Well basically the filibuster is when one senator or more stands up and says that you gonna speak and to you can speak no more.
And it's sometimes it happens.
Where delays things -- you don't speak you just ask for a sixty vote margin which means more than 5060.
Senators have to vote to pass something.
It has been used more recently in the Democrats are unhappy about it.
So they want to change the rules.
That in order change the rules they have to break a rule to change the rules as we don't normally change the rules in the middle of the year.
All that being said.
There -- used for the filibuster I used the filibuster.
To make the president respond can you kill an American with the -- without a trial.
Any -- said no.
I'm using the filibuster or -- hole right now.
To hold up the FBI director because he's using drones to spy on Americans but won't tell us how he's using -- So I'm using the filibuster to get information so I think it's an important tool so tell us a little bit more about that's -- you're putting a hold on -- -- explain what that means it's a little bit him.
Political -- maybe people don't understand what that means go ahead.
A hold is like a filibuster in the sense that I'm saying that if you want him to him to be released from my hole which is kind of figurative.
If you want to vote on him you're gonna have to end my filibuster and have a sixty vote margin and didn't do it again.
Now some people -- all of that's ridiculous your just an obstructionist.
My response would be I'm trying to get a real truth.
Is the FBI using the bill of rights are they seeking a warrant from a judge before -- spy on us that to -- is an important truth.
And the only -- and it is by using my leverage as a senator.
So I think the leverage of using the filibuster to get information.
And to make the president of -- the law.
I think it's a very important to our founding fathers put it in there.
For precisely this reason well it -- For that reason to to call attention to what what they're trying to do especially here in the minority you can do that and in it frankly if if he didn't have a filibuster.
What what would stop prison Obama from -- say Al Sharpton do as attorney general or -- -- out on the Supreme Court.
Right if you -- get it to get an extremist like that someone was an extreme point of view.
The majority here could pass it with 51 votes but with a filibuster.
Then it would take sixty votes here less likely to get someone -- those kind of extreme views to be nominated or approved by the senate.
OK so tell me again what's what's your hold -- James -- -- -- -- -- -- once -- put him is in in his director of the FBI.
Yeah and I'm placing a hold on it not because I have the intention of ultimately defeating him but -- -- -- slow it down enough.
To see if the administration respond to my questions.
I asked the FBI about fifteen questions about three or four weeks ago.
But they haven't responded to me I want to know.
When the FBI uses a drone to fly over my property or someone's house are they getting a warrant first.
Are they just doing it Willy Nilly because they hand.
The thing about a drone is it has an amazing ability to look everywhere.
From 50000 feet you don't know your being spied upon and I think that that kind of spying goes against them the right to privacy that all Americans have.
And I want to make sure that this is -- being done without a judge's warrant.
If it is not going to be -- -- highly object to what's going on in trying to stop it tenth and last thoughts are why you have this whole on the nominee.
Can they break -- hold.
He did when they break the hold is they bring it to the floor they get sixty votes so -- -- really isn't that you stop someone indefinitely.
-- that you threaten to slow down the process.
-- that it's sort of like dug a hole is like the beginning of a filibuster.
And should they bring it to the floor and I choose to speak like I did on the drone.
Then as long as I can speak back and stop the debate.
But there are certain physical limits to how long you could speak when she can't hold things forever you -- -- -- -- sir you did thirteen hours what would you do differently this time.
Ten issues gotta have Tennessee next time.
And what about.
Didn't -- you like to eat and drink by doing this I mean it.
So yeah our -- have more food in my pockets I have a lot of candy bars that people were bringing me and senator Kirk brought -- a thermos and an apple.
But then it turned out that was against the rules and right sergeant at arms took -- -- lab experiments from me.
Which is kind of comical senators and they just we have to leave -- coming up against the heartbreak appreciate your time but we understand if you don't hear from president bombing and hang on to their whole.
-- James coming thank you very much senator Russell.
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