Heritage Action for America voiced disagreement with Republican plans to give President Obama a clean debt limit increase, but also said they would not score the vote since it lets Republicans focus on defunding Obamacare.
Late Thursday morning, House Republicans ?offered President Obama a debt ceiling increase in return for a conference on the budget.
House Republicans announced late Thursday morning before a meeting with President Obama at the White House that they are offering a temporary, six week debt ceiling increase in exchange for the ability to go to conference over the budget.
The architects of the Defund Obamacare strategy are tired of the debt limit debate stealing headlines from the government shutdown.
As the debt ceiling debate rages in Washington with no deal in sight, a new ?Rasmussen Report shows a majority of Americans believe the United States will likely default on its debt.
President Reagan dealt with Democrats in Congress using the debt limit to extract budget concessions multiple times.
Obama will settle for nothing less than the full repeal of the debt limit. What should Republicans ask for in return?
President Obama will never default on US debt. Instead, he will delay Social Security and Medicare payments and blame Republicans for the resulting chaos.
One week ago at midnight, the federal government 'shutdown.'
This government shutdown is not a petty fight between President Obama and House Republicans. It is just the latest battle in the over 200 year fight between Congress and the Executive.
Now that the government shutdown will last through the debt limit deadline, Republican leaders want to know what members want from Obama.
House Leadership always wanted to fight on the debt limit, but the needed a united caucus first.
Why November 1st is the real drop dead date for this fiscal fight.