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right now, i wouldn't want anyone else to get one. >> you need one of those, right? speak out you need me on that hovercraft. >> we need two of them. have a great tuesday, it's beautiful outside. >> not here in new york. >> jenna: we are awaiting remarks from president trump on capitol hill. i'm jenna lee. >> jon: i'm jon scott. the president's speech will commemorate holocaust day. the first in a series of orders rolling out this week for american farmers. meanwhile, congress reports progress. now with the president has backed off the demand for order wall funding in the spending bill. the president also teasing a major announcement tomorrow on tax reform in.
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they reveal comes with repealing and replacing obamacare. peter doocy has more on the tax reform plan, but we begin with john roberts. >> good morning. i just got a briefing, it lasted about 40 minutes. the white house is confident that they can avoid a government shutdown. however, it looks like the president is going to compromise on his top priority to get that deal for the border wall. he's giving up on funding for it this week, the president pushing back in a tweet. don't let the fake media tell you that i have changed my position on the wall. it will get built to keep out drugs, human trafficking, et cetera. the president was asking for about $1.55 billion in the spending bill for construction of the wall just to begin
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construction. he's prepared to take less than that, but -- also adding some new fencing and then he will insist on more money to actually build the wall that will come in the fall, he plans that for the 2018 fiscal budget. here's a kellyanne conway set about the budget. >> having that while funded as an important priority to him, but we also know that that can happen later this year and into next year and in the interim, you see other smart technology being used toward border security. >> it looks like there will not be any chance for a vote this week on repealing the place of obamacare. the house freedom caucus are working on language for a new amendment. the senate budget committee will pass the byrd rule when it eventually gets to the senate.
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the house appropriations committee is also coming together around it, but it likely won't even be scored until next week. it has to be scored before it comes to a vote. the white house insisting it doesn't have to get done this week before the president's 100th day. sean spicer was asked about that yesterday. >> would you agree with the assessment that a vote on health care this week is very, very unlikely? >> i think the vote will get scheduled when speaker ryan and everyone determines they have the votes. >> i think that whenever the speaker and the leadership over in the house feels confident that they have the votes, we would encourage them to move forward. i'm not trying to not answer the question. >> we are told that a vote will probably become likely next
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week. there is some good movement on this. the house freedom caucus who has been talking about this over the easter break is said to be about 80% on board now by the legislative come up they were about 50% on board last time. there's a good chance it will come to a vote in the house. they could get the 215 votes necessary. >> jon: progress is a good thing. john roberts of the white house. >> jenna: president trump says he'll have a big announcement this week on tax reform, one of his signature campaign promises. critics say the plan will add trillions to the debt, but the white house is confident economic growth will make up for that lost revenue. >> i've been working with the president for over the last year on his economic plan in regards to creating growth. the president is very determined that we can get to 3% or higher for sustained economic growth. we're working on tax reform, regulatory reform, job creation,
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and this is something that on the tax side, i've been meeting weekly what the house and the senate on designing things, and will be coming out as the president said with more detail details. >> jenna: peter doocy is live on capitol hill. >> the treasury secretary was at the white house they are, but he's on capitol hill tonight to talk taxes with some of the republican leaders that need to be briefed on president trump's plan. "the wall street journal" reports it would dramatically cut the corporate tax rate from 35% to 15%. that's a move that could bring steam and oceans treasury department a lot less money. right now, the corporate tax rate is higher than france, belgium, australia, and this proposal would make it lower
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than the united kingdom, poland, and germany. before and outlined is revealed tomorrow, they're going to meet at mitch mcconnell's office with gary: as well as figure of the house paul ryan. the tax reform package could soon be the third major thing republicans have on their plate. they still have health care reform and a bill to fund the government hanging over their head. although there is some new post recess optimism coming from republic and congressman. it seems president trump is unnecessarily finding difficulty in acting his agenda of repealing and replacing obamacare as well as funding of the wall to protect our border. washington seems to be stuck in no mode. however, i think we are working towards. a few months back, speaker ryan said this. repealing and replacing
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obamacare and tax reform were to things high on the agenda. >> jon: for more on the president's proposals, we are joined by karl rove. he's a former senior advisor and deputy of chief staff to president george w. bush. we understand that the president is arriving at the capital right now. he is going to be making remarks on the national day of remembrance at the national holocaust memorial. we should have those remarks for you a little bit later in the hour. you can see the president's limousine there in the background. it's not clear to me whether he has already ascended the steps into the capital, but that is going on right now. he's going to be making those remarks in a moment right now. back to karl rove. there he is. good to know.
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let's talk about this tax cut proposal. first of all, the president wants to reduce the corporate tax rate from 35% to 15%. congress has to buy into that. will he get that? >> this is the beginning of the process and he will get a corporate tax cut. there is a general sense among republicans and some democrats that our corporate tax system mitigates against job creation and economic growth in america. he'll get some, the question is will he get as deep as 15%? each roughly one point decline in the rate on a static basis costs roughly $100 billion of revenue over the next ten years. if you have a 20-point drop in the corporate tax rate on a static basis, you assume no feedback, positive economic growth, that would generate a $2 trillion decline in federal revenue over the next ten years.
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obviously, the administration will have to make the case that there is going to be economic growth that's going to pick up some of that slack and finding a way to repay those trillions of dollars that aren't brought home because of the high rate. >> jon: one of the people who is making the argument that you would have huge economic growth as a result of that is art laugher who designed it -- was involved in president reagan's tax cuts. here's what he said just this morning. >> this is the one thing you can do quickly, get it done quickly, and it is not only doable, it will pay for itself right away. not only will you get marked corporate tax revenues because the 2 trillion will come back and you'll get more output, more employment, more profit, but you'll also get payroll taxes, income taxes, sell taxes, property taxes. there is no need for the stupid
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pay for for this thing because this will lead to prosperity. i've not been happier in a long, long time. >> jon: the question again, can he sell that kind of optimism to congress? no need he says for the stupid pay for. >> i believe because the congressional office is notoriously bad at estimating what the positive fee feedbackf the tax code will be. i think there is a strong case to be made that a cut in the corporate tax rate will have a significant economic impact for america. companies who look at it and immediately determine how much money that's going to save them and it's money they can use to expand to give pay raises to their employees, they can buy other companies, they can use it to give benefits and dividends their stockholders.
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we've done a lot to reduce over the years, particularly in the 2001 tax cuts of president bush to reduce the tax rate on individuals, particularly lower and middle income individuals. if you cut those tax rates, you're going to get some economic feedback. the effects will be felt throughout the american economy pretty dramatically. most, if not all of this tax cut will be paid for, but it will have a huge impact on the economy and could drive us above 3% growth by 2018 and 2019. and >> jon: have to ask you will quickly about the wall. president said he is no longer wedded to the idea of the $1.55 billion in the budget to build the wall. the democrats were threatening a shutdown of the government over it. the presi
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>> i think he made the right decision. he is unhappy the cost estimates, they've got some higher priorities in the short term. we've got priorities the existing border that is in serious repair. they're going to need a wall and with the real costs of that are going to be. let's focus on getting the budget for the balance of the year. this budget that we are talking about will go through september 31st, even if they have that $1.5 billion in the budget for the balance of the year, it's highly unlikely that there will be much of any new wall built by september 30th. let's get the government funded, will get a little bit of extra money for border patrol, technology, and for repairing the wall that we got and then let's fight that battle in the fall. >> jon: will keep the lights on in the capital building. >> and keep the lights on in the
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government. i won't know those flying cards if you get one. >> jon: if we get a demo, i'll bring you along. >> jenna: bombshell and a new investigative report revealing the obama administration's nuclear agreement with iran anchored members of the just of the permanent others and may have put national security at risk. the investigative reporter who wrote the story and is breaking it during this next
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♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ sfx: engine revving ♪ (silence) ♪ >> jon: members of congress wanting to take a look at the documents relating to a foreign national security advisor michael flynn. this is congressman elijah cummings of maryland. >> i said we should be able to avoid some of the problems that we've had. it would have been avoidable
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here because it was done long before president trump came into office. that is a cause that is very significant. it not only applies to people like general flynn, but also to the president and his folks too. >> reporter: can you talk about the scope of documents? >> no, i can't get into those. >> reporter: can you clarify, are you deferring to the intelligence committee? >> the lead is the intelligence committee. we are supporting what happened prior to the inauguration of president trump, but the lead on this general investigation is the select committee on intelligence. we can play a role in certain parts, but it's more of a supportive role than anything else.
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>> reporter: what are you issuing? >> we haven't had to issue a subpoena so far. they've been cooperative as the department of defense in the state department and the white house. in this particular case, the log requires him to seek permission from the secretary of state and a department of defense. those are the entities from which we've been seeking information and been receiving information. the response we are getting is there is no information and that, we believe, is the potential violation. thank you. thanks very much. >> jon: jason shave it's of utah and the majority member of the house oversight committee talking about the documents of michael flynn's contacts with russia during the campaign, and want up costing him his job.
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members of congress want to take a look at those documents and there is a tug-of-war between the white house and the house committee on that issue. we'll keep you updated. >> jenna: we have another live event to bring to you on capitol hill. we are waiting president's comments. we'll take in their life and the president steps to the microphone. plus, american nuclear submarine arriving in south korea. what u.s. officials call a show of force as north korea marks the anniversary of its military with more talks of war. finding time to get things done isn't easy.
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it comes a day after the annual memorial day for the 6 million murdered by during world war ii. his remarks, as soon as they begin. >> jenna: in the meantime, some new follow-up from a controversial move by the obama administration. the one time juncture of releasing some iranian born prisoners. now, and an article titled obama's head in iran deal giveaway, politico, sr., reporter josh meyer takes a look at this swap and its potential impact on national security. it's a fascinating read. josh meyer joins us with more. you say what was presented by the administration didn't tell the whole story. what is the whole story? >> basically, the obama administration when they roll this out said there were seven people they were releasing as
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part of a deal for 5 americans, but there were really 21 of them. there were seven people in the united states either convicted or awaiting trial on charges. they also downplayed the severity of the charges. many of these guys were high on the list of the effort to stop iran from getting muscles. it was a big letdown. >> jenna: give our viewers an idea of this. >> three of them were involved in a houston-based network that was supplying iran with parts that could be used for ballistic missiles, cruise missiles, obviously needed to target the united states or someone else. other would provide arms for iran's military.
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>> jenna: why would we release anyone related to any of those endeavors? >> that's a very good question. i think the genesis of the story was i was talking to some federal law enforcement people and they were outraged that many of these investigations take years to do. they were involved in overseas investigation. when you spend all that time and effort to try and dismantle the procurement networks that are feeding the muscle program, to see the people let go or dropped charges, it's very upsetting to these people. >> jenna: this is a fancy way of saying it's our desire to stop. you have a lot of nonpartisan sources, you have on the record, off the record, it's a great piece.
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when you're looking at the broader issue, what is your assessment as to how that affects whether or not iran will get a nuclear weapon, where are these guys now that they're no longer under arrest and there is no warrant for them? >> that's another good question. i think why people were so upset, they aren't talking about it as much is because the effort, the obama administration is so interested in the iran deal that they dismantled part of this that could stop. they aren't going anywhere outside of iran anytime soon. there are some concerns, but this is a setback for months or years. >> jenna: just to give our
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viewers an idea. one of the profiles he wrote about really hit home with me. if any of our viewers know anyone that was killed or injured by an ied in iraq, there is a particular individual that had some connection. tell our viewers about that particular person. >> i got some state department documents going back from 2007, 2008 and at that time, he was known as a globetrotting proliferator providing missile parts and technology to iran. he was on the u.s. radar, he was arrested at one point, but then another foreign government, malaysia, let him go. he was on the list of 14 whose cases were dropped and international arrest warrants were vacated. that means to be traveling internationally, he doesn't know the warrants are out there and goes to a country where we have an exhibition policy that they would arrest him as they've done with many other people from the iranian program enemy could bring him to justice.
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that won't happen now because there's no warrant out there for him. >> jenna: the president, president obama the time said this to the american public on january 17th. these individuals, referencing those released, were not charged with terrorism or any violent offenses. is that true? does it relate described the threat to the american public? >> yes, i would chalk that up to a very carefully worded statement. if you look at the talking points, as we did in the story, a lot of the different key players in this rolled out same talking points. none of these people are charged with terrorism or violent offenses. when you're providing parts to iran's nuclear program, and that's technically violent. they throw a new get us and it hits us, which we hope it doesn't happen, to say they were in serious people is disingenuous. maybe not violent, but certainly key players and iran's nuclear weapons and other illicit
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networks. >> jenna: what's next? what can be done now? >> that's a good question. i think there's some concern that this dismantle of the law enforcement architecture that was designed to go after these people and enforce the deal, i think a lot of it is still there, but i think it remains to be seen what's going to happen. i've heard congress are interested in having some questions. >> jenna: we appreciate you taking the time. >> jon: president trump speaking at the u.s. capital unless the holocaust day of remembrance. let's listen in. >> veterans and most especially, to the survivors here with us today, it's an honor to join you on this very, very solemn occasion. i'm deeply moved to stand before those who survived history's darkest hour.
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your presence transforms this place into a sacred gathering. thank you, tom bernstein, alan holt, sarah bloomfield, and everyone at the holocaust memorial council and museum for your vital work and tireless contributions. we are privileged to be joined by israel's ambassador to the united states, a friend of mine, he's done a great job, and said some wonderful words, ron derme dermer. the state of israel is an internal monument to the undying strength of the jewish people. the dream that burned in the hearts of the oppressed is now filled with the breath of life
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and the star of david waves atop a great nation, arisen from the desert. to those on the audience who have served american uniform, our country eternally thanks yo you. we are proud and grateful to be joined today by veterans of the second world war, who liberated survivors from the camps. your sacrifice helped say freedom for the world, for the entire world. [applause] sadly, this year marks the first day of remembrance since the passing of elie wiesel, a great
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person, a great man. his absence leaves an empty space in our hearts, but his spirit fills this room. it is that kind of gentle spirit of an angel who lived through hell and whose courage still lights the path from darkness. though ellie's story is very well known by so many people, it's always worth repeating. he suffered the unthinkable horrors of the holocaust. his mother and sister perished in auschwitz. he watched his father slowly dying before his own young eyes and buchenwald's. he lived through an endless nightmare and he described the duty we have two remember that
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long, dark night. so as never to again repeat it. there are survivors in this hall, through their testimony, fulfilled the righteous duty to never forget and engraved into the world's memory, the genocide of the jewish people. your witnessed evil and what you saw, is beyond description. beyond any description. many of you lost your entire family, everything and anyone you ever loved died. you saw mothers and children led to mass slaughter. we saw the starvation and the torture. you saw the organized attempt at the extermination of an entire
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people. and great people, i must add. you survived in the ghettos the concentration camps, in the death camps. you persevered to tell your stories. utilities living nightmares because despite your great pain, you believe in ellie's famous play that for the dead and the living, we must bear witness. that is why we are here today. to remember and to bear witness. to make sure that humanity never, ever forgets. this b27's master, -- 2 out of every three in europe were murdered in a genocide.
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innocent people were imprisoned and executed by the nazis without mercy, without even a sign of mercy. yet even today, there are those that want to forget the past, still, there are even those filled with such hate, total hate, that they want to erase the holocaust from history. those who deny the holocaust are an accomplice to this horrible evil and will never be silent, we will never, ever be silent in the face of evil again. [applause]
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denying the holocaust is only one of many forms of dangerous anti-semitism that continues all around the world. we've seen anti-semitism on university campuses, and the public squares, and in threats against jewish citizens. even worse, it's been on display in the most sinister manner when terrorist attacks jewish communities or when aggressors threaten israel with total and complete destruction. this is my pledge to you. we will confront anti-semitism. [applause]
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we will stamp out prejudice, we will condemn hatred, we will bear witness and we will act. as president of the united states, i will always stand with the jewish people, and i will always stand with our great friends and partner, the state of israel. [applause] today, we remember the 6 million jewish men, women, and children, whose lives and dreams were stolen from his earth. we remember the millions of other innocent victims, the naz nazis so brutally targeted and brutally killed. remember the survivors who took on more than we can imagine. remember the hatred and evil
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that sought to extinguish human life, dignity, and freedom, but we also remember the light that shone through the darkness. we remember sisters and brothers who gave everything to those they loved, survivors like stephen springfield, who in the long death march. his brother on his back. as he said, i just couldn't give in. we remember the brave souls who banded together to save the lives of others, even at the risk of their own life, and we remember those first hopeful moments of liberation, when at long last, the american soldiers arrived in camps and cities throughout occupied europe, waving the same beautiful flags before us today, speaking those
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three glorious words, you are free. it is this love of freedom, this embrace of human dignity, this call to courage in the face of evil, that the survivors here today have helped to write on to our hearts. the jewish people have endured oppression, persecution, and those who have sought and planned their destruction, yet through the suffering, they have persevered. they have thrived. they have enlighten the world. we stand and all of the unbreakable spirit of the jewish people. i want to close with a story enshrined in the museum that
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captures the moment of liberation in the final days of the war. it is the story of gerda klein, a young jewish woman from poland. some of you know her. her family was murdered by this b27. she spent three years imprisoned and labor camps in the last four months of the war on a terrible death march. she assumed it was over. at the end, on the eve of her 21st birthday, her hair had lost all of its color and she weighed a mere 68 pounds. yet she had the will to live another day. it was tough. she later recalled the moment she realized that her long-awaited deliverance had arrived. she saw a car coming towards
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her. many cars had driven up before, but this one was different. on its hood, in place of that wretched swastika, there was a bright, beautiful, gleaming, white star. two american soldiers got out, one walked up to her, the first thing gerda said was what she had been trained to say. we are jewish, you know. we are jewish. then he said, "omi." it was a beautiful moment after so much darkness. after so much evil. as gerda took this folder to see other prisoners, the american did something she had long forgotten to even expect, he opened the door for her.
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in gerda's words, that was the moment of restoration of humanity, of humanness, of dignity, and of freedom. the story does not end there. some of you you know, that young american soldier who liberated her and you showed her such decency would soon become her husband. a year later, they were married. and her words, he opened not only the door for me, but the door to my life and to my futur future. gerda has since spent her life telling the world what she witnessed. she, like those survivors, who are among us today, has dedicated her life to shining a light of hope through the dark
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of night. your courage strengthens us. your voices inspire us. your stories remind us that we must never, ever shrink away from telling the truth about evil in our time. evil is always seeking to wage war against the innocent and to destroy all that is good and beautiful about our common humanity. evil can only thrive in darknes darkness. what you have brought us today is so much more powerful than evil. you have brought us hope, hope that love will conquer hate, that right will defeat wrong and that peace will rise from the ashes of war. each survivor here today is a beacon of light and it only
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takes one light to illuminate even the darkest space. just like it takes only one truth to crash a thousand lives and one hero to change the course of history. we know that in the end, good will triumph over evil. and that as long as we refuse to close out our eyes or to silence our voices, we know that justice will ultimately prevail. today we mourn, we remember, we pray, and we pledge, never agai again. thank you, god bless you, and god bless america. thank you very much. thank you. [applause] 's view on the president at the u.s. holocaust memorial you
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museum marking the days of remembrance. his daughter is in germany right now or she too visited a memorial to the murdered pyongyang of europe. also this today, the efforts to avoid a government shutdown with the deadline less than four days away, to strike a deal on the spending bill and the white house sounding optimistic, that it can all be done. >> that's being discussed this week. all options are on the table. the president and director mulvaney have expressed confidence that the government will not be shut down, that they will be able to a british shutdown and is a huge priority. the democrats have all made their demands and the republicans control the white house in the house and senate and they understand how important it is to have this budget in the shutdown averted. >> jon: joining us now, dave hoppe, former chief of staff to house speaker paul ryan and richard fowler, fox news contributor in a radio talk show
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host. thank you both for being here. dave, to you first. the wall is apparently no longer a sticking point. the president has -- is no longer insisting to fund the building of the wall, so the democrats seem to be on board with the idea of getting something passed. it is not appropriate in this circumstance? >> i think it is. it's a good decision by the white house because there are some things they can still do, technological things. the wall itself is a decision that can be left for another time according to the white house. we are going to have the appropriations set soon. this is a good decision on the part of the white house and it should solve any problem. there is still some issues that have been raised by the senate democrats and we'll see what they want to do. this is a good move on the part of the white house because there
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are still able to move forward on securing the border. they're letting the decision on the wall wait for the next appropriate moment which obey the fy 18 appropriations bill. >> jon: for the democrats are always decrying the notion of shutting down the government as it happened in recent years. this time, they were threatening to do it themselves. >> i don't think the democrats are threatening to shutdown the government because republicans don't need us to give the government open. they have more than enough votes in the house to get this done and they have more than enough votes in the senate to get this done. the problem donald trump has is maintaining republican conference. he can keep the tuesday group and the freedom caucused together to get some things done, so he has to depend upon democratic votes to keep the government open. this is bizarre to me. sing the president has control both chambers of congress, as well as the white house, who should i need us to do anything. >> the real key here, this is a
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60 vote if they decide to filibuster. it does take a number of democrats to get through the senate if the democrats decide to filibuster and checked on the government. i don't think that will happen. i think we're seeing the work that's being done, not only last fall, but last spring, and the appropriations committee and the house and senate put these bills together so that they are to go. i think they will get through this, but it's not as simple as adding 52 votes in the senate. it could take 60f senator schumer decides to filibuster. >> i hear all of that. but if president trump -- sadly, he has called on the house before he even gets to the senate. we saw the summa health care debate a couple months back and once again, those problems are rearing its ugly head because they believe that it will fly an moderate public and some believe
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that. he needs to have a stern talking to to his caucus and get them to lockstep vote with them. >> jon: obviously, there is still ink to dry on this deal, we'll see what happens in the coming week. dave, richard, will have you both back. thank you. >> jenna: still ahead, and amazing discovery. a rare copy of the declaration of independence just found. where it was and what makes this particular document so special. you don't let anything
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>> jenna: a true national
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discovery, they found a second parchment copy of the declaration of independence at a records office in southern england. for a long time, no one knew where this copy existed or whether or not there was actually another parchment copy of the document altogether. joining us now is daniel allen, a harvard professor and director of research project. it's great to have you. i have to ask you about this project. first of all, how did you even start on this endeavor? >> i wrote a book about the declaration of independence a couple years ago and a couple of mysteries emerge from that. to this day, nobody knows what form of the declaration king george software example. i set off looking for that. it's also the case that we have two different versions of the declaration. it ends when they say they're going to effect their safety and
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happiness. i was interested to see all the different versions of the declaration of independence that exists. i thought of this project to go looking far and wide. i went to england and emily join the team and she was carving the archives in england. >> jenna: why is it important that we see this copy? how many have you found so far? >> we have 306 different versions in our database, they date from 1776-1800. the number goes up really fast after 1800. this is the second parchment manuscript copy. parchment means it was made from sheep skin, so from an animal, it's not paper. there are only two of those, the other one is in the national archives. the world has no reason to think there was another one. it's important to say that this one was from a decade later, so the 1780s. is it something that seems to be
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have produced leading up to the convention. >> jenna: emily, how did you find that this even existed and a little office in southern england? >> it would have been impossible 20 years ago. it's all because of the advent of digitalization of catalog. i was searching through the online catalog which happens to involve the catalog around the country including the records office and i came across an entry for manuscript copy on parchment of the declaration and congress and was intrigued because it was those two words. manuscript and parchment. >> jenna: when did you realize, i'm holding up copy of the declaration of independence? >> we found the entry for this document in august 2015, we got an image of his stomach it from
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the records office, we are stunned by it. it was unlike any copy of the declaration we have seen. we started work researching and trying to figure out where this document fit, analyzing material evidence to date it. it was a year later, and august august 2016 when danielle and i were able to go to the records office and hold the document and our hands and see it after spending a year researching it. >> jenna: i only have 20 seconds here, i'm curious, what was that moment like and what is significant about this particular document? >> it's so beautiful, it's a credible a simple, but very elegant. to be able to unfold it and see the words as they were coming into existence for the first time is powerful. the thing about this document is on every other copy of the declaration, the names of the designers are ordered state-by-state grouping, new hampshire to georgia. this one, their complete lee
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scrambled and that plays right into the debate they were having in the 1780s. was this country founded on a single unitary people or as a treaty among 13 state governments? the federalist were arguing. >> jenna: i have to run, i could talk to you forever. thank you, will be right back
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anyone can dream. making it a reality is the hard part. northrop grumman command and control systems always let you see the complete picture. and we're looking for a few dreamers to join us. >> jon: we are back in an hour. "outnumbered" starts now >> meghan: north korea conducting large lye fire drills at the nuclear submarine docs at a south korean port. all this as all 100 u.s. senators are set to get updated at a rare briefing at the white house. this is "outnumbered," i meghan mccain. here today, harris faulkner, sandra smith, fox news contributor and founder, taya kyle, and today's #oneluckyguy, john bolton. i'm so happy you're here today. maybe you can quell my anxiety about north korea. >> john: i'm always happy to talk about nuclearea


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