Scottish economist who advocated private enterprise and free trade (1723-1790)

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We do not have $600, $700, $800, $900 billion to spend on defense unless we pretty much completely eliminate all non-defense discretionary spending, which there isn’t support for doing, twenty trillion dollars in debt, a $706 billion deficit, trying to find $50 billion in mandatory savings, and the majority can’t even do that, all right?

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It’s not clear to me that if they maxed out sanctions and made it like Iran that it would make any policy difference.

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If the allegations articulated by the investigator, who was handpicked by Gowdy, are true then we should slam the door shut on this ugly chapter in American history and close down the House Armed Services Committee.

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I don't think it is anywhere near as alarming as it's being presented, it's a matter of taking samples. And the Iranians want to take the samples themselves while the IAEA monitors them taking those samples. That's it.

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I think this is a small issue that's being blown out of proportion by those who oppose the deal for a variety of reasons.

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Chick-fil-A is a hateful company, i do n’t know how you sleep at night.

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I would think that this is probably a cult center largely specializing in servicing the emerging rulers from the ruling class.

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You would roll them and depending upon whether the scorched side or the marked side came up you would [get] a different interpretation.

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