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Trillion Dollar Coin Idea Dies Sudden Death

Michael2944 Wrote: Jan 13, 2013 4:47 PM
deras - some village is missing its idiot - I suggest you go back. The foreign aid to Egypt and Israel (about equal to both) is a tiny drop in the bucked to the overspending on many programs at home ...but most all conservatives would be happy to put ALL foreign aid on the chopping block, and ending various unneeded social programs and crony capitalism programs that cost about $1 to $2 trillion per year. Let's go for it!!

At long last, a stupid, as well as illegal idea dies on the vine. Bloomberg reports
Treasury, Fed Oppose Using Platinum Coin to Avoid Debt Limit

The U.S. Treasury Department and Federal Reserve oppose the idea of minting platinum coins as a way to avoid the U.S. debt ceiling, according to a statement from Treasury...