Quote Of The Day II

"[P]utting the earmarks on-line I thought was good, Afghanistan, troops, defense, I have spending I thought was a good first step but I would want him to be bolder because we can't wait until 2011. We need to do it now, because that gives a whole nother year of spending, and the way they're spending it's too much. I like the fact that he's doing a top to bottom review of some agencies. You need to do a top to bottom review of every agency, and you need to do a freeze immediately and you need to have across the board tax cuts and payroll tax reductions immediately, not just targeted tax cuts, that's what will do it. ..So we're gonna find common ground on things." -Senator-elect Scott Brown of Massachusetts, commenting on possible common ground with President Obama.

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