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Hmm: Carney Won't Comment on the Size of Obama's Preferred Debt Limit Increase

Mountain Rose Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 2:50 PM
Carney: the world's most aptly named man
homernoble Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 2:54 PM
He is located between the tent where you throw balls at a stack of milk bottles and the side show with the giant man eating clam, the snake lady, and the rubber man.
clarityseeker2 Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 3:07 PM
Steve18 Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 3:42 PM
The Obama Circus Geek show.

Let's see if you can make heads or tails of this vacuous jumble of words from White House Press Secretary Jay Carney:

The question is extremely simple: If Congress agrees to meet the president's demands and hike the debt ceiling without any preconditions, what dollar figure and/or time frame would the president like to see in the legislation?  Increasing the debt ceiling isn't a hypothetical or symbolic action.  It involves extending the government's ability to borrow a finite amount of money -- you know, actual dollars...