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Top Senate Dems on Unilateral Debt Ceiling Hike: Go For It, Mr. President

James____Tx Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 8:59 PM
I mean really Obama do something on his own, something daring, something profound...Never I say, he is a puppet on a string who, controlled by others is to incompetent even to follow the slaves orders. He does have his spokesman of a fool.
alphonsejones Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 9:02 PM
quit insulting puppets

pinochio doesn't like being compared to the hussein
James____Tx Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 9:07 PM
My bad, my apologies to Pinocchio. :)

There once was a time when Congressional Democrats screeched hysterically about the separation of powers.  There once was a time when liberals warned that an 'imperial presidency' would destroy the republic.  There once was a time when certain freshman Senators from Illinois voted against raising the debt ceiling as a pointed rebuke of our "reckless fiscal policies."  Those times, ladies and gentlemen, have passed:

In a move that will significantly ratchet up the brinksmanship around the debt ceiling, the four members of the Senate Democratic leadership are privately telling the White House that they will...