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He made it because he's been busy voting.
We've been talking about your congressman congressman Joe says -- double on with his from his office hi doing great -- -- nice to talk to you again and I just.
One could touch base because of of course of the yard inspector story today and everybody is now trying to.
Line up all the political forces in pencil Pena.
Hit -- And you are want to bomb and pony what what's -- -- your opponent.
-- sometimes -- growth as what.
What it what do you think about it you made a decision.
No I have not made decisions that teacher contracted the with the job but I hadn't made his -- feature about him but you know.
This country -- principal politics tomorrow but we.
Another date and today was a no other day and something changed again and of the nineteen again tomorrow.
Com might take on it is that what truly import about this right now is.
That's mighty may be good for Arlen politically.
I think he's got -- three key questions.
Before the citizens of Pennsylvania can truly understand what this is really the right thing for them and first.
He really learned that there would use a military point you don't -- Against someone you run for something we do thank you there was an article recently as.
He could limit the side actually decided to get out immediately running for I think by district government and being watched the second.
I watched the individuals sheet party let's take Democratic Party.
The governor then governor Clinton did PLC -- Democratic Party want to agree disagree with but he shaped.
We with the leadership that would that most impressive on Arlen part.
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Failure of leadership appreciate pumping now could be used.
The issue potentially the Democratic Party and third -- display most important of the three principles that he answered it and to do the previous two.
If you were not running for reelection.
We do that tuchman -- it's so you know Agassi knows the you know he's one -- where that at any call.
And payment haven't answered industry.
But I have to tell you com we've got -- challenges this nation depends I think it's about a job early you see it's about what this year.
What are you planning for.
That's what we need to know before anyone can really make a decision that this is the kind.
Possible leadership and we want an individual take Pennsylvania and that -- report.
I've got I've got a long list here it goes back to 1874 that was compiled for me today that showed people have switched parties and I don't know all the stories behind -- like you said the timing of this is suspicious because he's up for.
Election next year he's behind in the polls.
And come and and that's I guess what bothers me I don't care if you're going.
From Democrat to Republican Republican -- Democrat.
You know you well and you -- graduated.
Second in your classroom and from Annapolis.
Duty honor country.
And I am afraid that so many of -- I don't know how you do the job congressman because of the fact you're around a lot of people don't know that -- in it for them.
That we cannot afford.
That politic -- I was an independently rich to that my entire military career I got out.
I thought the -- Republican Party could put things in that they had a sense of accountability committees but it pot it was a nuclear -- numbered years accompanied.
Democratic Party activists to people but I think in on demand accountability should the national treasure but I believe that ultimately we to a new Democratic Party.
Packet out in January.
I called the triple C democratic congressional campaign committee I didn't know it was mine and I went up to my district can want to contribute to get a call one -- even do that.
I call them and they said we don't want you to run.
Why they call that they had somebody in there and they said a call but it called me the next day instead.
He's the Internet that what that's for the nation.
Right thing to do.
Influence that we want to that it won't find -- copy on my point that isn't really.
About walking away with someone doesn't agree with you which where these -- -- -- Things can -- you for these ultimately it look we can't afford that cynicism right now about politicians -- -- 100 military 1970.
And the Vietnam War.
It was read -- to -- fifteen that you by the Gallup poll in terms of confidence.
He pulled the public had dated 22% copper contract want to -- particularly -- two years ago it was number one activity child to congress.
And it was next to last the now -- we have one point seem like we're in military to bring him back up and we cannot permit.
My cynicism and the shovel full of it to be thrown out because was this -- political decision.
Was it about legacy now eight is it really about the future it -- tell me why you're running he may have the answer com.
I just -- -- -- and the weak economy will be there.
Given the benefit of the doubt but I gotta tell you that there's not a time NAFTA while offered out distinction as talented.
One of them is we work in a bipartisan way is he going to help that we're not.
And we that it deficit back down here also we need a leader that can shake things for the better didn't see that -- data now.
Maybe he does.
But I've got to hear it in seen it before -- -- that okay this is the right thing to go into the general election.
I'll go I'll give you love the name of somebody I don't know if you already know more or not of all front in my Dan Lungren who represents a part of California -- -- MI -- we've been very helpful and Whitewater for a truly help my wife and came down here actually well let's think about him was he served prior many years ago from Long Beach.
Then became attorney general California and then went beckoned and in the stories about what congress used to be -- what it is today.
And the fact that so many people don't know which are there others and in some sort of a contest with each other for a few minutes and then you go way.
And adversarial relationships nobody knows anybody nobody's friends with anybody more we that we got a time problem here but congressman you know when you're gonna make some.
Some decisions about this.
I think the first important decision means that you know.
I love my job and I hadn't made the decision about the future technique.
It's never been about the when they're not going to run -- it's whether it's the right thing to do first in my district.
Central Pennsylvania hopefully for the nation so now.
This is one where basically he's not just kind of gone -- and do my job yeah and they try to make a decision I haven't won yet.
My thing is it's very important what you just said in the coming up about the 32 thing is if we don't regain.
The mantle of working together like he used to be in the seventies and eighty we have another speaker not just this one has become more speaker -- that.
Caucus where the speaker of the house you know -- -- we can't afford this.
Well I've bottom I'm glad that you're considering that we look forward -- what you're going to do the congressman Joseph -- thanks so much for taking the time.
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