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Harry Reid: Republicans Are Already "Digging the Trenches" on Debt-Ceiling Debate

Blunten_Sharpe Wrote: May 15, 2012 9:45 PM
I also recommend compulsory military duty for children of elected politicians. If your lifestyle and your Democracy is worth fighting for, put your actions where your mouth is. Doing this will separate the slacking jawboners from the real men (or women).

Does this man just live in la-la-land or what?

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) on Tuesday blasted House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) for threatening not to raise the debt ceiling next year unless greater spending cuts are enacted.

“The brinksmanship we are seeing from Republicans today reminds us of days prior,” he told reporters. “Instead of meeting us in the middle on the problems facing the country, Republicans are already digging these trenches that they are in and saying they are not going to move.”

Reid said that Boehner risks turning the GOP into...