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Texas senator calls Guam “foreign base”

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by Sabrina Salas Matanane

Guam - First it was Congressman Hank Johnson who was concerned about the military buildup and it potentially forcing the island to tip over, and now Texas Senator Kay Bailey Hutchinson during a markup hearing in the nation's capitol that was calling Guam a foreign base.

The Texas senator is vowing to strip and cut funding in the 2011 defense budget that would go to military construction for Guam, Korea and Europe.

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