State of Illinois secondary Archives: on Homeland Security


Mark Kirk: No F-25 engine; no joint forces command

We have Congressional leaders that are not interested in spending restraint at all. I back spending restraint across the board. Like at the DOD: no second engine for the F-35 Fighter, closing down joint forces command, across the board reductions.

We should have a new Grace Commission put forward with base-closing powers, with just one up-or-down vote.

When you look at the state of the economy right now, you have to set a priority. And my top priority is the deficit of jobs and economic growth.

Source: NBC's Meet the Press: 2010 IL Senate debate Oct 10, 2010

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