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Obama: "We Are Not a Deadbeat Nation"

gliderdriver Wrote: Jan 14, 2013 5:53 PM
Once Obama signs a real budget into law, then he can ask the !!#th Congress for Money. All the previous spend was authorized by the 112th Congrees and the 111 that came before them.

President Obama used his characteristically demagogic and dishonest press conference today to attack Republicans and insist that he will not negotiate over the impending expiration of America's debt limit.  In response to a question from NBC's Chuck Todd, Obama declined to fully rule out unilateral action on hiking the debt ceiling; he lashed out at the GOP, warning that their (popular) demand of dollar-for-dollar spending cuts could damage the economy, prevent the country from paying its bills, and further erode "the full faith and credit" of the United States: