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Cruz:Govt Shutdown Brought Balanced Budgets/Fiscal Responsibility
Real Clear Politics ^ | Jan 7, 2013 | Ted Cruz

Posted on 01/08/2013 2:49:06 PM PST by TWhiteBear

If you don't raise the debt ceiling, that ... is temporarily stopped.

Now, we did that in 1995. We didn't default on our debt.

TED CRUZ: And the result was balanced budgets, and some of the greatest fiscal responsibility we have seen in modern times from Congress, because fiscal conservatives stood together and said, we need to be responsible.

(Excerpt) Read more at realclearpolitics.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Government; News/Current Events; US: Texas
KEYWORDS: budget; cruz; shutdown; tedcruz; texas
I like the clear, assertive conservative analysis by Sen. Cruz. The linkage is between a temporary government shutdown and resulting balanced budgets and fiscal responsibility.
1 posted on 01/08/2013 2:49:15 PM PST by TWhiteBear
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Thanks TWhiteBear.
...we did that in 1995. We didn't default on our debt. TED CRUZ: And the result was balanced budgets, and some of the greatest fiscal responsibility we have seen in modern times from Congress, because fiscal conservatives stood together and said, we need to be responsible.

2 posted on 01/08/2013 4:38:24 PM PST by SunkenCiv (Romney would have been worse, if you're a dumb ass.)
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