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Chris Young on Budget & Economy

Democratic Senate Challenger


End the Federal Reserve & support a strong dollar

Source: Campaign website, www.wheretovote.com, "Issues" Aug 22, 2008

Debt of $8T cuts federal funding to the states

We clearly must address the national debt that has doubled and this congress, from $4 trillion to $8.2 trillion dollars in six years. We pay $2 billion per day just in interest on this debt to private banks, cutting federal funding to the states as well as numerous federal programs ranging from the push toward increased property taxation, lack of funding to health care programs to education funding yet Whitehouse is silent on this issue. Why? They seem to fear saying, let's print our own currency.
Source: Candidacy announcement for US Senate Sep 17, 2007

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Wayne Allard(R,CO)
Larry Craig(R,ID)
Pete Domenici(R,NM)
Chuck Hagel(R,NE)
Trent Lott(R,MS)
Craig Thomas(R,WY)
John Warner(R,VA)

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