Presidential hopeful Vivek Ramaswamy mocked the impending government shutdown some hours before the funding deadline.
Ramaswamy appeared on Fox News’s Cavuto Live on Saturday to comment on the debate on funding the government. Among the measures up for discussion is aid to Ukraine, which the Republican candidate has staunchly opposed United States involvement in the country’s conflict with Russia.
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“First, I want to say about the government shutdown debate broadly, I think it’s a fake and artificial debate if we’re being honest about it,” Ramaswamy said. “What happens every time? The government comes back, all the employees get their back pay, and generally, the government comes back bigger every time.”
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