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

Gene2413 Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 3:02 PM
Of course he won't comment on the amount. This will all fall apart and collapse on us in an instant before we know it. We will need to defend ourselves when government collapses and our fearless leaders head for the high hills with their armed guards to cower in their shelters. We will then need the semi-auto rifles for our survival. The ones they want to take away from us. Plain as day to see. History will repeat itself. It always does.

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...