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Republicans Plan Vote on Clean Debt Ceiling Hike

Repnextdoor Wrote: Jan 19, 2013 4:37 PM
Within 5 years we will all be working for some corporation based in Shanghai, Mumbai, or Sao Paulo. It doesn't matter that we owe 16 trillion because they are worth less than they were a year ago and they will be worth even less in five years. As long as the rich remain strong and mega-wealthy, Some of that will trickle down.....very little. I don't care if my boss is Indian, Brazilian or Chinese. America is only getting better, not worse! I don't care what the government spends, It is worth it just living in America. You will never hear me complaining about my taxes. It is just that easy!
psydoc Wrote: Jan 19, 2013 4:39 PM
So, Rep, does that mean you are admitting that your precious prez Ø is a fascist?
Uber Dave Wrote: Jan 19, 2013 4:39 PM
Does your mommy make you wear a helmet when you go outside and play?
Henry VIII Wrote: Jan 19, 2013 4:47 PM
And, he needs instructions to get out of bed in the morning..
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...