The problem with that is that the debt ceiling is nothing more than a necessary to pay past bills.<quoted text>
spending will be cut by 50% when we go over the cliff
see ceiling means top
so debt ceiling means no more debt
so what ever the treasury takes in 2012 is the budget for 2013.
let the govt close the gate to Yellowstone as a threat; and watch someone drive through it with a plow saying this is public land.
time has come to play a hand never felt; and the election proves that problem solvers always succeed.
whiners always lose.
Think of the debt ceiling like one year same as cash. You buy the item, and after one year, don't pay the bill.
I don't know if the Republicans will go that far. If they do, who knows what that will mean? It could reduce our national credit rating by another star. If that happens, the interest on our debts may be unmanageable. Commie Care alone put us in debt by at least ten years.