Originally Posted by DenverBrit
Holding the debt ceiling hostage to leverage one party's agenda is wrong.
We have collectively run up the bill, there shouldn't be one word of debate about paying it.
The only effect would be another downgrade and the destabilizing of the market and the economy. Enough.
Did you read what I said? I said pay the bills. Don't leave any question that America will pay it's debt obligations. Just don't pay congress, the military (except those deployed - but also offer to void those contracts for soldiers which you can't pay), social obligations, etc.