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McConnell & Ryan Collaborate with Pelosi to Pile Up More Debt

Republican leaders in Congress, with the urging of Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, are anxious to raise the federal borrowing limit from $ 19.8 trillion – no strings attached. The only hitch is those pesky conservative voters who were promised restraint by party leaders. GOP establishment hopes to quietly pass a “clean” bill to raise the debt ceiling – a direct betrayal of that voter base – don’t currently enjoy enough support from other Republican members who still consider themselves accountable. So a deal with the Democrats beckons. Republicans technically have the power to finally honor the limit on borrowing by […]

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