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GOP To Raise the Debt Ceiling Wednesday

Repnextdoor Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 12:45 PM
Boehner knows that the country is going to have a tough year ahead. There is something blowing in the wind. I think that has more to do with the bipartisanship than anything else. We have entered a new world with unchartered seas.
Ress Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 12:49 PM
"Bipartisanship": When the Evil Party and the Stupid Party come together to give us policies that are both evil and stupid.
DSMike Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 12:48 PM
What is blowing in the wind is further economic collapse and the end of progressive thinking.

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...