Posts tagged "Debt Ceiling"

Debt Ceiling Debate: Democrats Won't Even Vote For Their Own Ideas!

-By Warner Todd Huston Late on Tuesday the GOP led House of Representatives defeated a vote to raise the debt ceiling. This is not a surprising vote, to be sure, but the odd part of this deal is that some Democrats voted with Republicans even after sending a letter to Obama only a month ago... Read more »

Kinzinger Statement on Vote Against Raising the Debt Ceiling

From the office of Republican Adam Kinzinger (11th District)… Washington, D.C. – Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL-11) today issued the following statement on his vote against H.R. 1954, legislation that would increase the government’s ability to borrow by $2.4 trillion without implementing any spending cuts or budgetary reforms: “Last November, the American people sent a clear... Read more »