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08/08/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Henry Waxman: GOP "Rooting Against" USA

Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Calif.), who has had an eventful couple of weeks to say the least, believes House
Republican opposition to climate change legislation and the stimulus indicates they're cheering against the good ol' US of A.

"It appears that the Republican Party leadership in the Congress has made a decision that they want to deny President Obama success, which means, in my mind, they are rooting against the country, as well," the powerful House Energy and Commerce Committee chairman told WAMU radio host Diane Rehm on Tuesday morning, promoting his new book, "The Waxman Report."

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