Fri Jan 18, 2013, 03:37 PM
DonViejo (17,336 posts)
Pelosi: GOP Debt Ceiling Plan Is An Unworthy Gimmick
SAHIL KAPUR 3:19 PM EST, FRIDAY JANUARY 18, 2013
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) criticized the House GOP's new debt ceiling proposal via a statement from her spokesman, Drew Hammill.
“We need a clean debt ceiling increase and a bipartisan and balanced budget that protects Medicare and Social Security, invests in the future, and responsibly reduces the deficit.
“This proposal does not relieve the uncertainty faced by small businesses, the markets and the middle class. This is a gimmick unworthy of the challenges we face and the national debate we should be having. The message from the American people is clear: no games, no default.”
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Pelosi: GOP Debt Ceiling Plan Is An Unworthy Gimmick (Original post)
|rhett o rick||Jan 2013||#3|
Response to DonViejo (Original post)
Fri Jan 18, 2013, 04:17 PM
AverageMe (91 posts)
2. We must support this
otherwise this will become a major talking point of the GOP. We will lose the high ground we now have in this debate.
Response to AverageMe (Reply #2)
Fri Jan 18, 2013, 05:20 PM
rhett o rick (50,741 posts)
3. Give in now to keep the "high ground". Are you series? In three months the
GOP asshats will have more leverage. Strike now.