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President Obama's various dire predictions won't happen on Aug. 2nd. And I can prove it.
(The following was published this morning at redstate.com.)
Washington is currently borrowing about 43 cents out of every dollar it spends, and is close to maxing out its credit limit. Current law says Uncle Sam cannot borrow more than $14.3 trillion.
VIDEO: Debt ceiling snap vote: What YOU can do NOW
Next Tuesday, the House will vote on the "Cut Cap Balance" Act (H.R.2560) vs. the McConnell-Reid-Pelosi "Cut Run & Hide" bill. FreedomWorks' Max Pappas & Dean Clancy explain what you can do NOW:
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Backed by a wave of overwhelming grassroots pressure, Speaker John Boehner has scheduled a surprise House vote on the Cut Cap Balance Act (H.R.2560) this coming Tuesday, July 19th.
TAKE ACTION: Tell your Congressman to vote YES on the Cut Cap Balance Act!
The McConnell Plan is a “Cut, Run and Hide” approach to the government’s addiction to spending. Instead of creating bold short and long term solutions to controlling the national debt, the McConnell Plan gives the President unprecedented power to automatically increase the debt limit.
Democracy and Power 106: A politician receives no financial gain for good policy or punishment for bad policy It is hard to imagine a more stupid or more dangerous way of making decisions than by putting those decisions in the hands of people who pay no price for being wrong. – Thomas Sowell
Ask Your Senators and Representative to Cosponsor the Cut, Cap, and Balance Act
Dear FreedomWorks member, As one of our million-plus FreedomWorks members nationwide, I urge you to contact your Senators and Representative and ask them to co-sponsor the Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011.
Shootout at the Debt Hike Corral: 'Cut Cap Balance' or Die