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Dems rip presence of debt clock on Hill

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 02/27/2013 @ 12:23 am In Money,Politics,U.S. | No Comments

(DAILYCALLER) — Some members of Congress apparently don’t like to be reminded about how much debt the country continues to rack up.

During a House Financial Services Committee hearing Tuesday on the budget, two Democrats complained after House Financial Services Committee chairman Jeb Hensarling instructed that two monitors in the hearing room display a real-time running national debt clock.

California Rep. Maxine Waters and Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison both issued complaints about the displays, according to video of the hearing.

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