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GOP To Raise the Debt Ceiling Wednesday

InAmericaSince1627 Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 9:50 AM
So who is going to own the single A credit rating? Both parties? Washington is broken. 90% need to go in 2014...
Tea Party in Wisconsin formerlyTea Party Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 1:39 PM
BINGO including the newbies in 2010/12 who caved as soon as they got into the Capitol the first day.
Tea Party means what it says..we warned them they were on probation. I don't care if the Repubs go to WHIGville because they have already betrayed our trust. What's the point of the Constitution saying they have the power of the purse which mandates THEM to cut the funds if need be..but noooo the WEEPER woul cry rivers if that were ever even suggested.
Drifter33 Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 9:52 AM
That'd be a good start, but that last 10% would still be problematic.

Despite talking for months about using the debt ceiling as leverage to get Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to pass a budget, spending cuts and entitlement reform, House Republicans are expected to vote on a temporary debt ceiling increase tomorrow.

House leaders on Monday unveiled legislation to permit the government to continue borrowing money through May 18 in order to stave off a first-ever default on U.S. obligations. It is slated for a vote on Wednesday.  

Although President Obama is getting a temporary break from the debt ceiling fight as a result of this...