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Republicans Plan Vote on Clean Debt Ceiling Hike

Jon198 Wrote: Jan 19, 2013 7:49 PM
Since the government steals from my paycheck before I get the chance to deny them a part of my earnings, I cannot do much about them taking that, but they can forget me trying to increase my pay just so they can steal more if it. I will do a mediocre job as long as Oblameo is in office, and if as some predict he gets a third term, I will simply quit working live off my savings and deny him all of my cash. The only sad part is that I will likely be alone in this protest, but I will have the satisfaction of knowing that when the country goes bankrupt due to Obama's policies, I won't have taken part in his illegal actions.
During a strategy retreat to Williamsburg, Virginia, leadership in the House GOP caucus took the opportunity to rally Republicans around a short-term debt ceiling increase that would come without any significant movement on deficit reduction.

House Republican leaders Friday offered President Barack Obama a three-month reprieve to a looming, market-rattling debt crisis, backing off demands that any immediate extension of the government's borrowing authority be accompanied by stiff spending cuts.

Republicans hadn't settled on full details, but the measure would give the government about three more months of borrowing authority beyond a deadline expected to hit as early...