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July 22, 2011MARYVILLE, MO |  By: Wayman

Blunt on Gang of 6

Missouri's Republican senator is throwing his support behind the Cut, Cap, and Balance proposal passed out of the House.

Senator Roy Blunt says he's becoming more and more convinced that a constitutional balanced budget amendment is the only long-term solution that will work. He also says the so-called "Gang of 6" proposal has its merits, but adds it's not feasible to think it will help in the near-term

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Blunt says he may support a short-term extension of the debt ceiling ut only if there are some savings and structural changes to come.