In other news, President Obama reiterated again today during his weekly address that he will not play games with the debt ceiling.
And as I said earlier this week, one thing I will not compromise over is whether or not Congress should pay the tab for a bill they’ve already racked up. If Congress refuses to give the United States the ability to pay its bills on time, the consequences for the entire global economy could be catastrophic. The last time Congress threatened this course of action, our entire economy suffered for it. Our families and our businesses cannot afford that dangerous game again.
In response, the GOP demanded a fully fueled helicopter on the roof of the capital building and safe passage to a red state.