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Ice is the witching hour of cost midnight tonight that would begin the process under which certain parts of the government.
Would be shot -- -- -- able to go see the statue of liberty for instance national -- all of those kind of things.
End there is the potential if this drags on.
For something like 800000.
Government workers we told them bullet coming to work and you're not gonna get paid.
It's all a mess and then nobody in Washington really seems to want to do anything about it as far as I can see.
Except perhaps penny Lee and Brad Blake -- penny of course his former senior advisor to senator Harry Reid -- Blake -- former deputy assistant.
To president George W.
Bush great to see you both.
Can see you good to see -- -- penny as it did.
Did that maybe we should stop would do to as the former senior advisor to the man who really kind of -- -- the next move to make war do you think senator Reid.
Is planning -- he's not bringing the senate back -- when this does seem to be a rather urgent matter.
Well and I think he's bringing and a -- economies can we bring him back here today at 2 o'clock and he has signaled absolutely what -- going to be doing which is.
What he has said he's gonna do the last vote and the -- before last and -- for that which is he wants a clean CR he's going to ask.
With the support of Republicans and Democrats the senate to vote on a clean CR which is a continuing resolution that does not have any of the accessories I guess you can say that the house attached to it.
And -- and it put it back over to that that that how it is the same bill that John Boehner had on Friday at the same building out on Saturday.
When he voted to add additional things that then -- now cause the -- that -- government closed down.
Brian does it does seem perfectly reasonable I mean if you want to have a vote to all not again another vote on whether the affordable health -- act.
-- should didn't go into practice.
Why not do that separately why try to attach it to a continuing resolution when would -- which is all about funding.
The government isn't penny right and senator -- right just let's just vote on the C army -- with a.
-- of what we should be doing is voting on budgets the fact -- this president has not been able to produce a budget.
He has a a constitutional.
To preserve protect and defend the American people and what.
Is more most important and that is is having our economic house in order and the presence of statutory obligation.
To produce a budget something he hasn't done so we talk about going back to the well on continuing resolutions there's got to be some accountability that.
And Obama -- part of it.
Jonathan we can't afford.
Obamacare the president knows that that's why he's.
Delay the mandate for businesses but not for individuals so keeping the American people apprised.
It's it's not more spending more money we don't have it being accountable.
For government in its totality.
And part of that is the expense of obamacare so I think it's perfectly reasonable.
Take to keep the democrats' feet to the fire -- and and not just give them the money they're asking for but have some accountability responsibility.
For the money we spent.
Penny out of you yeah I think -- I am seeing.
-- -- -- It was everything -- say that the president doesn't have a statutory obligation for a budget that is the responsibility of congress help keep you -- -- nobody budget he can propose a budget but it is the didn't act of congress to actually come -- that's the statutory.
For them to come up with a budget and their reason why there is no budget house and senate have both passed a budget.
And the reason the house is refusing to put people in the conference is because.
In the Paul Ryan budget it takes it needs Obama -- to -- implement -- to be able to take this savings.
From Obama care and put it into his own budget to make it -- so Republicans are -- every step of the way to negotiate and in faith.
And to negotiate at the for the benefit of the American public so.
This whole notion that it's just that the Democrats -- that.
They have wanted to engage if you want it and many affordable health care act.
Amended -- -- budget process but the president was an -- but when people in there should be able to negotiate this.
President I'm Brian ending.
The president is amending obamacare has he not by the stroke of his friend he's telling.
The American people that you're on the hook individually the businesses are exempt.
President if you want.
The act amended which Republicans want but you gotta do the same think you can't just amended bill.
-- -- executive Fiat and direction to the agencies you've got to follow that same process -- claiming.
Music and other -- it -- -- to amend it without shutting down the government or.
Putting the full -- -- government on.
On -- it's okay big is so it appears that they have today let's stick with what's gonna happen today.
It appears that the senate will vote as you said.
Penny that to they will then go back as -- clean as they call it.
Not see our continuing resolution to the has and that puts the pressure Brad.
All know on that house -- a house speaker John beta.
-- he would he was talking today this morning about having done his work and now the pressures on the senate let's just listen to.
Speaker Boehner and then I'll get your reaction to it is that is this because.
The -- has -- its work we passed a bill on Saturday night -- the United States senate that would delay Obama care for one year.
And would eliminate permanently.
The medical device -- that is costing us tens of thousands of jobs there are being shipped overseas.
-- -- -- to work yesterday.
-- my goodness that there -- such an emergency where are -- bit.
Very good question I guess -- but also what you ought to look at testing debate and think.
That is a man under a lot of pressure I mean I.
-- -- the polls seem to indicate.
That if there is a government shut down the majority of the American people.
Will blame Republicans.
Will blame that -- tea potty weighing -- all the Republican body in particular.
The likes of senate -- Ted crew use.
Then and so what does big debate and do here I mean I wouldn't want to be in his position would you.
While this is what I wouldn't want to be in any of their positions I want to be president I would want to be.
In the senate and -- house Republican Democrat because I think everybody's gonna catch.
Hell on this when Jonathan I don't think anybody is immune or somebody's gonna get more blame than the rest if this thing actually goes.
To Defcon one and -- and -- shooting at one another budget wise but let me say this.
It's not in anybody's interest.
For the government to shut down there's a way out of this stuff now remember -- the government does shut down we have another looming deadline October 17 that's raising the debt ceiling.
So if the government shuts down tomorrow and there's not a global deal with a continuing resolution -- debt ceiling this thing is gonna go one for at least seventeen days or more.
The last shut down 121 days and it wasn't very pretty but I think the one thing that made.
Get the Republicans and the Democrats in the White House in line as the markets if the markets react badly to this thing continue to -- react.
I think it's gonna drive all parties to the table and the Republicans and easy way out if if the Democrats agree.
-- to the medical device tax that's a victory.
Take the medical device tax live to fight another day and obamacare and pass to see our.
The debt ceiling and move on to what really matters that's the battle of 2014 I was.
Up for a compromise penny at least leaving in the LA medical device that does not take this medical device Dexia and the senate and senate passed it could be in the appropriate way here he put it in their budget they put -- reform in their budget.
That is now sitting Aaron languishing Alan never never -- there's -- responsible place to put these -- Putting it on the backs of shutting down the government is not responsible and Brad knows as well as I do when you give any -- -- such as that.
What's the next thing that they're gonna ask for what is the next thing on the debts and what is in the original -- -- remember that.
-- are even even this planet we're talking only closer to November so might be -- in November's so.
This slippery slope to go down for the for the Democrats to all right and it just -- -- in the present.
Just wanna get in a couple of comments from our view is -- low -- says -- founding fathers only wanted to pop time.
Congress is they knew that the longer they were in Washington they could not resist the urge to keep trading bills that would hurt the people.
Five the dog says if the government shuts -- -- save money a lot of people seem to happen that view that so fed up.
With everything that they -- -- single shot they don't hold down anyway -- -- -- -- you all go away as you sort of said Brad it's this is hurting.
Who's involved in politics is that the the American people are just fed up with all of them.
I mean about it could be in a pox on everybody's house and look the president on Saturday was out golfing.
By US senator I saw in old town Alexandria in shorts and a T shirt.
And he didn't look senator Warner like he was too particularly concerned that will all change if the government shuts down the markets react violently.
And and and the finger pointing has got to stop the American people I think are going to be.
Really really angry and it doesn't matter who represented is whether -- -- -- las what do you Betty.
I I -- agree.
I hate it that we need to be able to have people that on both sides can govern and is no longer about.
You have now -- -- your ideological claim on either side both left and bright.
Now it's time to actually do which you were there to do and that is governed.
All right great to see you both penny -- -- senior advisor to senator Harry Reid who will be a very busy man today.
I'm Brad Blake when former deputy assistant to president George.
W bush great to see but thanks guys.
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