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Obama Wants to Pick a Fight, Not Cut the Deficit

Robert437 Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 11:06 AM
Then why in the world haven't said this every time Obuma wants to raise the debt. Not just once a month but every day.

WASHINGTON -- President Obama thinks the debate over raising the $16.4 trillion debt ceiling isn't the place or the time to be discussing runaway spending.

Essentially, that was his message Monday in a full-court press assault on Republicans in Congress for having the temerity to suggest that before we raise the debt ceiling by another $2 trillion, maybe we should begin discussing how to reduce spending, how to shrink our monstrous national debt and how the government must begin living within its means.

But with the government debt soaring toward nearly $19 trillion -- and likely to skyrocket to $25 trillion by the...