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Hmm: Carney Won't Comment on the Size of Obama's Preferred Debt Limit Increase

Biggbear51 Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 8:54 AM
IS BARACK OBAMA USING THE TAX DOLLAR FUND DEBT CEILING AS AN ISLAMOFASCIST FUND: To date: known terrorist country donations never to be paid back. All but Isreal: 5.82 Trillion since March 2009! American infrastructure: 754 billion since 2009! IS THIS COMPLETELY AND INTENTIONALLY BASS ACKWARDS OR WHAT!

Let's see if you can make heads or tails of this vacuous jumble of words from White House Press Secretary Jay Carney:
 


The question is extremely simple: If Congress agrees to meet the president's demands and hike the debt ceiling without any preconditions, what dollar figure and/or time frame would the president like to see in the legislation?  Increasing the debt ceiling isn't a hypothetical or symbolic action.  It involves extending the government's ability to borrow a finite amount of money -- you know, actual dollars...