Paul's alternative budget fails in Senate, 18-81

"It reforms and saves Social Security and Medicare, making them solvent for 75 years, it creates millions of jobs by letting taxpayers keep an additional $600 billion of their income, it repeals Obamacare, it requires Congress to vote to approve or disapprove all major regulations," Paul said of his budget on the Senate floor.

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"Our ever-expanding debt is costing us millions of jobs a year. It's time to stop burying our kids in debt."

But Paul's plan was turned away in a 18-81 vote. Aside from Paul, other Republicans voting for Paul's plan were Sens. John BarrassoJohn BarrassoOvernight Energy: Clinton takes on former coal industry CEO GOP senators call for criminal probe of EPA mine waste spill ObamaCare premiums expected to rise sharply amid insurer losses MORE (Wyo.), Tom CoburnTom CoburnThird-party push gaining steam GOP faces existential threat Sanders tops 2016 field in newly deleted tweets MORE (Okla.), John CornynJohn CornynGOP urged to confirm Supreme Court nominee after Trump win Judiciary Dems seek hearing on voting rights First US Zika death reported in Puerto Rico MORE (Texas), Mike CrapoMike CrapoHousing groups argue Freddie Mac's loss should spur finance reform Bipartisan effort seeks end to budget gimmicks Republicans mum on possibility of Trump filling Supreme Court seat MORE (Idaho), Ted CruzTed CruzRyan fans GOP civil war over Donald Trump Rick Perry backs Trump, open to VP spot Missouri Republican: Trump has not earned my vote MORE (Texas), Mike EnziMike EnziGOP blocks slate of Obama judicial nominees Overnight Finance: New rules proposed to curb Wall Street pay GOP senator tries to tie 'No budget, no pay' to funding bill MORE (Wyo.), Jeff FlakeJeff FlakeMany Republicans uninterested in being Trump’s VP: report Senate confirms Obama's long-stalled ambassador to Mexico McCain fundraiser faces felony drug charges in Arizona MORE (Ariz.), James InhofeJames InhofeThree more Republican senators to meet with Supreme Court nominee Senate unveils B waterways bill with aid for Flint 0 million Flint aid package included in water bill MORE (Okla.), Ron JohnsonRon JohnsonThe Trail 2016: GOP stages of grief The Hill's 12:30 Report The Trail 2016: And then there was one MORE (Wis.), Mike LeeMike LeeReid: Cruz, Lee on Supreme Court should 'scare you' Cruz: Boehner unleashed his ‘inner Trump’ Senate pressured to take up email privacy bill after overwhelming House vote MORE (Utah), Mitch McConnellMitch McConnellRyan fans GOP civil war over Donald Trump Third-party push gaining steam Missouri Republican: Trump has not earned my vote MORE (Ky.), Jerry MoranJerry MoranHigher education involvement benefits unmanned aircraft systems safety and innovation Overnight Finance: McConnell fast-tracks IRS bills; WH pushes free college tuition The Trail 2016: New Trump same as the old MORE (Kan.), James Risch (Idaho), Tim ScottTim ScottAyotte alarmed by sped-up Gitmo reviews CBS News lands Sanders as WHCA dinner guest Department of labor overtime rule is a roadblock to a bright career path MORE (S.C.), Jeff SessionsJeff SessionsSessions: Ryan made ‘big mistake’ not backing Trump Maine Republican senator suggests she could back Trump Trump snags third House committee chair endorsement MORE (Ala.), Richard Shelby (Ala.), and David VitterDavid VitterSenators aim to bolster active shooter training 5 takeaways from Mike Lee’s leadership bid Republicans demand shift in Obama’s ISIS strategy MORE (La.).

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