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♪ >> Bret: BREAKING TONIGHT,

>> Bret: BREAKING TONIGHT, SENATORS ARE ON BREAK AFTER

SENATORS ARE ON BREAK AFTER VOTING 51 TO 49 NOT TO GO

VOTING 51 TO 49 NOT TO GO FORWARD WITH WITNESSES.

FORWARD WITH WITNESSES. NOW WE DONT KNOW THE WAY

NOW WE DONT KNOW THE WAY FORWARD FROM HERE.

FORWARD FROM HERE. LETS TALK ABOUT IT WITH

LETS TALK ABOUT IT WITH MINNESOTA DEMOCRAT SENATOR

MINNESOTA DEMOCRAT SENATOR PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE AMY

PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE AMY KLOBUCHAR.

KLOBUCHAR. SENATOR, THANKS FOR THE

SENATOR, THANKS FOR THE TIME.

TIME. >> THANKS, BRET.

>> THANKS, BRET. ITS GREAT TO BE ON AGAIN.

ITS GREAT TO BE ON AGAIN. >> Bret: I WANT YOU TO GET

>> Bret: I WANT YOU TO GET TO REACT FIRST TO THE

TO REACT FIRST TO THE WITNESS VOTE AND WHAT YOU

WITNESS VOTE AND WHAT YOU THINK IS HAPPENING MOVING

THINK IS HAPPENING MOVING FORWARD.

FORWARD. >> I REALLY THOUGHT WE

>> I REALLY THOUGHT WE SHOULD HAVE WITNESSES AND

SHOULD HAVE WITNESSES AND YOU COULD SEE MITT ROMNEY

YOU COULD SEE MITT ROMNEY HAS BEEN OUTSPOKEN ABOUT

HAS BEEN OUTSPOKEN ABOUT THIS FOR QUITE AWHILE. I

THIS FOR QUITE AWHILE. I THINK THE REASON IS.

THINK THE REASON IS. THIS.

THIS. THE TRUTH IS GOING TO COME

THE TRUTH IS GOING TO COME OUT.

OUT. AND PEOPLE COULD VOTE THE

AND PEOPLE COULD VOTE THE WAY THEY WANT ON

WAY THEY WANT ON IMPEACHMENT.

IMPEACHMENT. I GET THAT PEOPLE ARE GOING

I GET THAT PEOPLE ARE GOING TO HAVE DIFFERENT OPINIONS.

TO HAVE DIFFERENT OPINIONS. BUT I REALLY FELT THAT IT

BUT I REALLY FELT THAT IT WAS IMPORTANT TO HAVE THE

WAS IMPORTANT TO HAVE THE WITNESSES BECAUSE WE HAVE

WITNESSES BECAUSE WE HAVE ALWAYS HAD WITNESSES IN

ALWAYS HAD WITNESSES IN THESE TRIALS.

THESE TRIALS. AND 70% OF THE PUBLIC WANT

AND 70% OF THE PUBLIC WANT TO SEE WITNESSES.

TO SEE WITNESSES. AND I REALLY BELIEVED WITH

AND I REALLY BELIEVED WITH THE BOLTON REVELATIONS THAT

THE BOLTON REVELATIONS THAT HAVE COME OUT.

HAVE COME OUT. ITS NOT GOING IT BE FIVE

ITS NOT GOING IT BE FIVE YEARS FROM NOW THAT WE KNOW

YEARS FROM NOW THAT WE KNOW WHAT HAPPENED IN THOSE

WHAT HAPPENED IN THOSE ROOMS.

ROOMS. ITS GOING TO BE PROBABLY

ITS GOING TO BE PROBABLY FIVE DAYS FROM NOW OR FIVE

FIVE DAYS FROM NOW OR FIVE WEEKS FROM NOW.

WEEKS FROM NOW. AND I THINK IT IS BETTER TO

AND I THINK IT IS BETTER TO GET TESTIMONY UNDER OATH AND

GET TESTIMONY UNDER OATH AND THEN PEOPLE CAN MAKE

THEN PEOPLE CAN MAKE DECISIONS.

DECISIONS. >> Bret: WERE REPORTING AT

>> Bret: WERE REPORTING AT THIS HOUR THAT DEMOCRATIC

THIS HOUR THAT DEMOCRATIC AMENDMENTS TONIGHT INCLUDE

AMENDMENTS TONIGHT INCLUDE NO WEEKEND SESSION.

NO WEEKEND SESSION. MONDAY, TUESDAY, COMMENTS ON

MONDAY, TUESDAY, COMMENTS ON THE FLOOR AND THEN WEDNESDAY

THE FLOOR AND THEN WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON A FINAL VOTE.

AFTERNOON A FINAL VOTE. ARE YOU OKAY WITH THAT?

ARE YOU OKAY WITH THAT? >> WE HAVE BEEN PUSHING FOR

>> WE HAVE BEEN PUSHING FOR WITNESSES.

WITNESSES. AND I WOULD ASSUME SOME OF

AND I WOULD ASSUME SOME OF THE AMENDMENTS, THERE HAS

THE AMENDMENTS, THERE HAS BEEN SOME DISCUSSION SINCE

BEEN SOME DISCUSSION SINCE THIS WENT DOWN NOW ON THAT

THIS WENT DOWN NOW ON THAT CLOSE 51-49 VOTE.

CLOSE 51-49 VOTE. WHAT KIND OF AMENDMENTS TO

WHAT KIND OF AMENDMENTS TO EXTEND THE TIMETABLE TO GET

EXTEND THE TIMETABLE TO GET SPECIFIC WITNESSES.

SPECIFIC WITNESSES. TO GET SPECIFIC DOCUMENTS.

TO GET SPECIFIC DOCUMENTS. SO THATS GOING TO BE THE

SO THATS GOING TO BE THE DISCUSSIONS.

DISCUSSIONS. AND I WOULD LIKE TO DO

AND I WOULD LIKE TO DO WHATEVER IT TAKES TO GET A

WHATEVER IT TAKES TO GET A FAIR TRIAL FOR THE PEOPLE OF

FAIR TRIAL FOR THE PEOPLE OF AMERICA.

AMERICA. AND WERE JUST AWAITING WORD

AND WERE JUST AWAITING WORD ON WHAT WE WORK OUT HERE.

ON WHAT WE WORK OUT HERE. >> Bret: BUT YOU DONT HAVE

>> Bret: BUT YOU DONT HAVE THE VOTES, SENATOR, SO GO

THE VOTES, SENATOR, SO GO THROUGH THOSE PROCESSES AS

THROUGH THOSE PROCESSES AS YOU ARE TRYING TO GET TO

YOU ARE TRYING TO GET TO IOWA AND OTHER PEOPLE ARE AS

IOWA AND OTHER PEOPLE ARE AS WELL.

WELL. WHY GO THROUGH THAT IF YOU

WHY GO THROUGH THAT IF YOU DONT KNOW YOU HAVE THE

DONT KNOW YOU HAVE THE VOTES IT?

VOTES IT? >> CANT JUST BE MY

>> CANT JUST BE MY MOTIVATING FORCE.

MOTIVATING FORCE. I HAVE GOT TO BET THAT THE

I HAVE GOT TO BET THAT THE PEOPLE IN IOWA UNDERSTAND

PEOPLE IN IOWA UNDERSTAND WHAT IM DOING MY JOB.

WHAT IM DOING MY JOB. IM IN THE ARENA.

IM IN THE ARENA. YOU KNOW, OTHER PEOPLE CAN

YOU KNOW, OTHER PEOPLE CAN SAY I DONT WANT TO LOOK AT

SAY I DONT WANT TO LOOK AT WHAT IS GOING ON THERE.

WHAT IS GOING ON THERE. I HAVE GOT TO DO MY JOB AND

DOING. >> Bret: CHAD PERSIAN PERGRAM HA

>> Bret: CHAD PERSIAN PERGRAM HA BEEN.

BEEN. THE BATTERIES ARE AND WE

THE BATTERIES ARE AND WE HAVE AMY KLOBUCHAR BACK.

HAVE AMY KLOBUCHAR BACK. QUOTED BY THE HOUSE

QUOTED BY THE HOUSE MANAGERS, THE DEMOCRATS.

MANAGERS, THE DEMOCRATS. HE SAID THIS IS WHY I TOLD

HE SAID THIS IS WHY I TOLD THE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE THAT

THE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE THAT IT WAS A MONUMENTAL MISTAKE

IT WAS A MONUMENTAL MISTAKE TO RUSH THE IMPEACHMENT VOTE

TO RUSH THE IMPEACHMENT VOTE ON INCOMPLETE RECORD AND

ON INCOMPLETE RECORD AND HAND OVER THEIR CASE TO THE

HAND OVER THEIR CASE TO THE OTHER HOUSE AS THE OPPOSING

OTHER HOUSE AS THE OPPOSING AND THE OPPOSING PARTY.

AND THE OPPOSING PARTY. THIS WILL GO DOWN AS A

THIS WILL GO DOWN AS A BLUNDER OF HISTORIC MEASURE

BLUNDER OF HISTORIC MEASURE BY THE HOUSE LEADERSHIP.

BY THE HOUSE LEADERSHIP. YOUR REACTION TO THAT?

YOUR REACTION TO THAT? >> YEAH.

>> YEAH. I JUST DONT AGREE.

I JUST DONT AGREE. BECAUSE WE HAVE ALREADY SEEN

BECAUSE WE HAVE ALREADY SEEN IN THE DON MCGAHN COURT CASE

IN THE DON MCGAHN COURT CASE THAT THE -- THEY KEEP

THAT THE -- THEY KEEP APPEALING, THE WHITE HOUSE,

APPEALING, THE WHITE HOUSE, ABOUT NOT PRODUCING THESE

ABOUT NOT PRODUCING THESE WITNESSES AND THEY KNOW VERY

WITNESSES AND THEY KNOW VERY WELL THAT THEY CAN PUT ALL

WELL THAT THEY CAN PUT ALL THE PRESIDENTS MEN, EVEN A

THE PRESIDENTS MEN, EVEN A FEW OF THEM, UP TO TESTIFY

FEW OF THEM, UP TO TESTIFY JUST LIKE THEY HAVE DONE IN

JUST LIKE THEY HAVE DONE IN PAST IMPEACHMENT HEARINGS.

PAST IMPEACHMENT HEARINGS. SO, I DONT BUY THAT.

SO, I DONT BUY THAT. I THINK THEY JUST DONT WANT

I THINK THEY JUST DONT WANT THOSE WITNESSES TO COME

THOSE WITNESSES TO COME FORWARD AND, AGAIN,

FORWARD AND, AGAIN, EVENTUALLY, THE TRUTH IS

EVENTUALLY, THE TRUTH IS GOING TO COME OUT.

GOING TO COME OUT. AND THE OTHER THING I WOULD

AND THE OTHER THING I WOULD SAY ABOUT IT IS EVERY DAY

SAY ABOUT IT IS EVERY DAY THAT GOES BY, YOU NOW HAVE

THAT GOES BY, YOU NOW HAVE GENERAL KELLY, PRESIDENT

GENERAL KELLY, PRESIDENT TRUMPS FORMER CHIEF OF

TRUMPS FORMER CHIEF OF STAFF, SAYING THE JOB IS

STAFF, SAYING THE JOB IS HALF DONE.

HALF DONE. THAT THERE SHOULD BE

THAT THERE SHOULD BE WITNESSES.

WITNESSES. YOU HAVE A NUMBER OF OTHER

YOU HAVE A NUMBER OF OTHER PEOPLE, INCLUDING, OF

PEOPLE, INCLUDING, OF COURSE, MR. BOLTON AND JOHN

COURSE, MR. BOLTON AND JOHN WARNER, THE FORMER SENATOR

WARNER, THE FORMER SENATOR FROM VIRGINIA WHO HAVE COME

FROM VIRGINIA WHO HAVE COME FORWARD.

FORWARD. THESE ARE REPUBLICANS.

THESE ARE REPUBLICANS. AND SAID THAT YOU SHOULD

AND SAID THAT YOU SHOULD HAVE A THOROUGH TRIAL WITH

HAVE A THOROUGH TRIAL WITH WITNESSES.

WITNESSES. SO, I JUST VIEW IT AS A

SO, I JUST VIEW IT AS A CONSISTENT EFFORT TO STOP

CONSISTENT EFFORT TO STOP THESE WITNESSES FROM

THESE WITNESSES FROM TESTIFYING.

TESTIFYING. >> Bret: LETS TALK ABOUT

>> Bret: LETS TALK ABOUT IOWA.

IOWA. HOW MUCH DO PEOPLE WHEN YOU

HOW MUCH DO PEOPLE WHEN YOU ARE ON THE GROUND ASK YOU

ARE ON THE GROUND ASK YOU ABOUT IMPEACHMENT?

ABOUT IMPEACHMENT? >> THEY DO SOME, ESPECIALLY

>> THEY DO SOME, ESPECIALLY WHEN THINGS ARE GOING ON

WHEN THINGS ARE GOING ON LIKE THIS HEARING.

LIKE THIS HEARING. BUT, A LOT OF THEM ARE STILL

BUT, A LOT OF THEM ARE STILL FOCUSED ON HEALTHCARE AND

FOCUSED ON HEALTHCARE AND PRESCRIPTION DRUGS, ON COST

PRESCRIPTION DRUGS, ON COST OF COLLEGE.

OF COLLEGE. BUT I DO THINK THIS

BUT I DO THINK THIS ELECTION, ESPECIALLY FOR

ELECTION, ESPECIALLY FOR MODERATE REPUBLICANS AND

MODERATE REPUBLICANS AND INDEPENDENTS IS MORE THAN

INDEPENDENTS IS MORE THAN JUST AN ECONOMIC CHECK.

JUST AN ECONOMIC CHECK. I TELL THEM ALL THE TIME,

I TELL THEM ALL THE TIME, ESPECIALLY PEOPLE SHOWING UP

ESPECIALLY PEOPLE SHOWING UP AT MY EVENTS THAT MAY HAVE

AT MY EVENTS THAT MAY HAVE VOTED FOR THE PRESIDENT OR

VOTED FOR THE PRESIDENT OR MAY HAVE STAYED HOME, I TELL

MAY HAVE STAYED HOME, I TELL THEM, LOOK, YOU MAY NOT

THEM, LOOK, YOU MAY NOT AGREE WITH EVERYTHING THAT

AGREE WITH EVERYTHING THAT IS SAID ON THE DEBATE STAGE.

IS SAID ON THE DEBATE STAGE. I DONT AGREE WITH

I DONT AGREE WITH EVERYTHING ON THE DEBATE

EVERYTHING ON THE DEBATE STAGE, BUT THIS ELECTION IS

STAGE, BUT THIS ELECTION IS GOING TO BE A DECENCY CHECK

GOING TO BE A DECENCY CHECK AND A PATRIOTISM CHECK.

AND A PATRIOTISM CHECK. AND THEY, MANY OF THEM,

AND THEY, MANY OF THEM, BELIEVE THAT WE SHOULD HAVE

BELIEVE THAT WE SHOULD HAVE A PRESIDENT THAT ISNT

A PRESIDENT THAT ISNT PUTTING HIS PRIVATE

PUTTING HIS PRIVATE INTERESTS IN FRONT OF THE

INTERESTS IN FRONT OF THE INTERESTS OF THIS COUNTRY.

INTERESTS OF THIS COUNTRY. AND THATS WHY THEY ARE

AND THATS WHY THEY ARE SHOWING UP AT MY EVENTS.

SHOWING UP AT MY EVENTS. >> Bret: ARE YOU BETTER

>> Bret: ARE YOU BETTER POSITIONED AGAINST DONALD

POSITIONED AGAINST DONALD TRUMP THAN JOE BIDEN.

TRUMP THAN JOE BIDEN. DO YOU THINK THIS

DO YOU THINK THIS IMPEACHMENT HEARING HAS HURT

IMPEACHMENT HEARING HAS HURT JOE BIDEN AND HIS ABILITY TO

JOE BIDEN AND HIS ABILITY TO GO HEAD TO HEAD WITH DONALD

GO HEAD TO HEAD WITH DONALD TRUMP?

TRUMP? >> IM GOING TO LET THE

>> IM GOING TO LET THE PUNDITS DECIDE ALL OF THAT.

PUNDITS DECIDE ALL OF THAT. I HAVE A LOT OF RESPECT FOR

I HAVE A LOT OF RESPECT FOR THE VICE PRESIDENT.

THE VICE PRESIDENT. BUT I KNOW THIS ABOUT ME.

BUT I KNOW THIS ABOUT ME. AND THAT IS THAT I AM

AND THAT IS THAT I AM SOMEONE THATS FROM THE

SOMEONE THATS FROM THE MIDWEST.

MIDWEST. ITS NOT FLYOVER COUNTRY TO

ITS NOT FLYOVER COUNTRY TO ME.

ME. IM ONE OF TWO CANDIDATES

IM ONE OF TWO CANDIDATES THAT ARE FROM THE MIDWEST.

THAT ARE FROM THE MIDWEST. IM ALSO SOMEONE IN ANOTHER

IM ALSO SOMEONE IN ANOTHER GENERATION.

GENERATION. AND IM SOMEWHERE IN BETWEEN

AND IM SOMEWHERE IN BETWEEN THE AGE OF MAYOR PETE AND

THE AGE OF MAYOR PETE AND THE VICE PRESIDENT.

THE VICE PRESIDENT. I WOULD SAY THAT 59, MY AGE,

I WOULD SAY THAT 59, MY AGE, IS THE NEW 38.

IS THE NEW 38. AND I THINK ALL OF THAT IS A

AND I THINK ALL OF THAT IS A GOOD THING TO HAVE A FRESH

GOOD THING TO HAVE A FRESH FACE, TO HAVE SOMEONE THAT

FACE, TO HAVE SOMEONE THAT IS NEW REPRESENTING OUR

IS NEW REPRESENTING OUR PARTY AT THE TOP OF THE

PARTY AT THE TOP OF THE TICKET.

TICKET. >> Bret: THERE IS ONE POLL

>> Bret: THERE IS ONE POLL JUST OUT THAT HAS YOU NOW IN

JUST OUT THAT HAS YOU NOW IN THIRD IN IOWA.

THIRD IN IOWA. THE AVERAGE OF POLLS

THE AVERAGE OF POLLS NATIONALLY IN IOWA AND NEW

NATIONALLY IN IOWA AND NEW HAMPSHIRE HAS YOU, YOU KNOW,

HAMPSHIRE HAS YOU, YOU KNOW, IN FOURTH, FIFTH IN IOWA,

IN FOURTH, FIFTH IN IOWA, NEW HAMPSHIRE, WHERE DO YOU

NEW HAMPSHIRE, WHERE DO YOU SEE IT ON THE GROUND AND

SEE IT ON THE GROUND AND WHERE DO YOU HAVE TO FINISH

WHERE DO YOU HAVE TO FINISH IN IOWA BY YOUR COUNT?

IN IOWA BY YOUR COUNT? >> THATS GOING TO BE, I

>> THATS GOING TO BE, I THINK, JUST NEAR THE TOP OF

THINK, JUST NEAR THE TOP OF THE GROUP OF PEOPLE.

THE GROUP OF PEOPLE. WE ARE IN THE TOP FIVE IN

WE ARE IN THE TOP FIVE IN BOTH STATES RIGHT NOW.

BOTH STATES RIGHT NOW. AND THAT IS GOOD FOR ME.

AND THAT IS GOOD FOR ME. BUT IM DOING MORE THAN

BUT IM DOING MORE THAN THAT.

THAT. WE HAVE DOUBLED OUR STAFF IN

WE HAVE DOUBLED OUR STAFF IN BOTH STATES.

BOTH STATES. I JUST GOT THE ENDORSEMENT

I JUST GOT THE ENDORSEMENT TODAY OF THE IOWA CITY

TODAY OF THE IOWA CITY NEWSPAPER AS WELL AS THE SEA

NEWSPAPER AS WELL AS THE SEA COAST IN NEW HAMPSHIRE

COAST IN NEW HAMPSHIRE ADDING TO THE UNION LEADER

ADDING TO THE UNION LEADER IN NEW HAMPSHIRE AS WELL AS

IN NEW HAMPSHIRE AS WELL AS THE KEEN PAPER AND THE QUAD

THE KEEN PAPER AND THE QUAD CITYS "NEW YORK TIMES."

CITYS "NEW YORK TIMES." ALL OF THEM MAKE THAT CASE

ALL OF THEM MAKE THAT CASE FOR ME THAT IM SOMEONE THAT

FOR ME THAT IM SOMEONE THAT CAN BRING OUR PARTY TOGETHER

CAN BRING OUR PARTY TOGETHER AND BRING PEOPLE WITH ME.

AND BRING PEOPLE WITH ME. AND I THINK THATS VERY,

AND I THINK THATS VERY, VERY IMPORTANT.

VERY IMPORTANT. AND I HAVE JUST GOT TO

AND I HAVE JUST GOT TO BELIEVE THAT DESPITE THE

BELIEVE THAT DESPITE THE FACT THAT THREE DAYS BEFORE

FACT THAT THREE DAYS BEFORE THE IOWA CAUCUS I NEVER

THE IOWA CAUCUS I NEVER THOUGHT I WOULD BE HERE IN

THOUGHT I WOULD BE HERE IN THE CAPITOL.

THE CAPITOL. I THOUGHT I WOULD BE OUT

I THOUGHT I WOULD BE OUT WITH MY COMPETITORS DOING MY

WITH MY COMPETITORS DOING MY JOB.

JOB. I JUST DONT THINK THAT

I JUST DONT THINK THAT PEOPLE ARE GOING TO HOLD

PEOPLE ARE GOING TO HOLD THAT AGAINST ME.

THAT AGAINST ME. I THINK MY EXPERIENCE

I THINK MY EXPERIENCE PASSING OVER 100 BILLS BY

PASSING OVER 100 BILLS BY WORKING ACROSS THE AISLE

WORKING ACROSS THE AISLE MORE THAN ANYONE IN THE

MORE THAN ANYONE IN THE SENATE, RUNNING FOR

SENATE, RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT, I THINK THATS

PRESIDENT, I THINK THATS GOING TO MATTER.

GOING TO MATTER. >> Bret: I JUST HAVE A

>> Bret: I JUST HAVE A MINUTE LEFT.

MINUTE LEFT. YOU MENTIONED THE DEBATES

YOU MENTIONED THE DEBATES THERE WAS A RULING BY THE

THERE WAS A RULING BY THE DNC THAT SEEMS TO OPEN THE

DNC THAT SEEMS TO OPEN THE DOOR TO MIKE BLOOMBERG

DOOR TO MIKE BLOOMBERG QUALIFYING FOR AT LEAST ONE

QUALIFYING FOR AT LEAST ONE DEBATE COMING UP.

DEBATE COMING UP. ARE YOU OKAY WITH THAT?

ARE YOU OKAY WITH THAT? >> YES.

>> YES. I THINK THAT WHEN YOU HAVE

I THINK THAT WHEN YOU HAVE GOT SOMEONE THAT IS RUNNING

GOT SOMEONE THAT IS RUNNING ALL THOSE ADS ALL OVER THE

ALL THOSE ADS ALL OVER THE PLACE, INCLUDING A SUPER

PLACE, INCLUDING A SUPER BOWL AD, I THINK THAT IT IS

BOWL AD, I THINK THAT IT IS BETTER TO HAVE THAT PERSON

BETTER TO HAVE THAT PERSON DEBATE IN THE CASE OF MAYOR

DEBATE IN THE CASE OF MAYOR BLOOMBERG THAN OUTSIDE JUST

BLOOMBERG THAN OUTSIDE JUST SPENDING A TON OF MONEY.

SPENDING A TON OF MONEY. BECAUSE I WANT TO MAKE THE

BECAUSE I WANT TO MAKE THE CASE TO AMERICA THAT I WOULD

CASE TO AMERICA THAT I WOULD BE THE BEST ONE TO LEAD THE

BE THE BEST ONE TO LEAD THE TICKET.

TICKET. AND I WOULD RATHER DEBATE

AND I WOULD RATHER DEBATE HIM THAN HAVE HIM OUTDO ME

HIM THAN HAVE HIM OUTDO ME ON THE AIRWAYS.

ON THE AIRWAYS. >> Bret: WHAT HAPPENS IF

>> Bret: WHAT HAPPENS IF BERNIE SANDERS WINS IOWA AND

BERNIE SANDERS WINS IOWA AND GOES ON TO WIN NEW

GOES ON TO WIN NEW HAMPSHIRE?

HAMPSHIRE? WHAT HAPPENS TO THE PARTY?

WHAT HAPPENS TO THE PARTY? >> I WOULD SAY THAT THIS IS

>> I WOULD SAY THAT THIS IS A LONG, PRIMARY AND THERE

A LONG, PRIMARY AND THERE ARE MANY STEPS ALONG THE

ARE MANY STEPS ALONG THE WAY.

WAY. I CONTINUE TO BELIEVE THAT

I CONTINUE TO BELIEVE THAT IT IS BEST TO HAVE SOMEONE

IT IS BEST TO HAVE SOMEONE LEADING OUR TICKET THAT, FOR

LEADING OUR TICKET THAT, FOR INSTANCE, IN MY CASE, I

INSTANCE, IN MY CASE, I DONT SUPPORT MEDICARE FOR

DONT SUPPORT MEDICARE FOR ALL.

ALL. I READ THE BILL.

I READ THE BILL. I NEVER GOT ON IT.

I NEVER GOT ON IT. IM KNOT GOING TO KICK

IM KNOT GOING TO KICK 149 MILLION AMERICANS OFF

149 MILLION AMERICANS OFF THEIR CURRENT HEALTH

THEIR CURRENT HEALTH INSURANCE WHICH IS WHAT THAT

INSURANCE WHICH IS WHAT THAT BILL SAYS ON PAGE 8.

BILL SAYS ON PAGE 8. I BELIEVE WITH EDUCATION I

I BELIEVE WITH EDUCATION I KNOW THAT FREE COLLEGE FOR

KNOW THAT FREE COLLEGE FOR ALL SOUNDS GOOD ON A BUMPER

ALL SOUNDS GOOD ON A BUMPER STICKER.

STICKER. I THINK THE BEST THING IS TO

I THINK THE BEST THING IS TO MATCH OUR EDUCATION SYSTEM

MATCH OUR EDUCATION SYSTEM WITH OUR ECONOMY.

WITH OUR ECONOMY. AND WHEN YOU DO THAT, YOU

AND WHEN YOU DO THAT, YOU SEE WE HAVE OVER A MILLION

SEE WE HAVE OVER A MILLION OPENINGS FOR HEALTHCARE

OPENINGS FOR HEALTHCARE WORKERS, ELECTRICIANS, WE

WORKERS, ELECTRICIANS, WE ARE NOT GOING TO HAVE A

ARE NOT GOING TO HAVE A SPORTS MARKETING DEGREES.

SPORTS MARKETING DEGREES. WE ARE GOING TO HAVE A

WE ARE GOING TO HAVE A SHORTAGE OF PLUMBERS.

SHORTAGE OF PLUMBERS. THIS MEANS INVESTMENT IN K

THIS MEANS INVESTMENT IN K THROUGH 12.

THROUGH 12. ONE AND TWO YEAR DEGREES AND

ONE AND TWO YEAR DEGREES AND THEN DOUBLING THE PELL

THEN DOUBLING THE PELL GRANTS FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS.

GRANTS FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS. I THINK THOSE ARE PLANS AND

I THINK THOSE ARE PLANS AND NOT PIPE DREAMS.

NOT PIPE DREAMS. THEY ARE PROGRESSIVE BUT

THEY ARE PROGRESSIVE BUT THEY ARE PRACTICAL.

THEY ARE PRACTICAL. >> Bret: SENATOR KLOBUCHAR,

>> Bret: SENATOR KLOBUCHAR, WE APPRECIATE YOUR TIME.

WE APPRECIATE YOUR TIME. IM HEADING TO IOWA

IM HEADING TO IOWA TOMORROW.

TOMORROW. >> OKAY.

>> OKAY. >> Bret: WE WILL SEE WHEN

>> Bret: WE WILL SEE WHEN YOU GET.

YOU GET. >> THERE YOU MAY BEAT ME

>> THERE YOU MAY BEAT ME THERE BUT IM PLANNING ON

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