Republicans lostPresident Obama is coming out swinging two weeks before his second inauguration, but critics say he is overreaching when he should be building bridges.
Obama has vowed not to negotiate over the debt ceiling, demanding that Congress raise it without drama. His aides have made clear they believe the U.S. public would blame Republicans - not Obama - if the nation is forced into a debt default that he has said would be "catastrophic" for the world economy.
"This is overreach — hubris — for sure," said Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions, the top Republican on the Senate Budget Committee.
Wasn't it Senator Obama who said raising the debt ceiling was a sign of bad leadership?
Yep, pretty sure it was him.
and are divided along idiot lines
nfighting has penetrated the highest levels of the House GOP leadership. Long-standing geographic tensions have increased, pitting endangered Northeastern Republicans against their colleagues from other parts of the country. Enraged tea party leaders are threatening to knock off dozens of Republicans who supported a measure that raised taxes on the nation’s highest earners.
Republican Senate candidates Akin and Mourdock, alerted voters to the true intent of the GOP.