“It would also put an immediate political target on President Obama, and Democrats by association, for being the sole entity responsible for raising the debt limit by over a trillion dollars. That opportunity has got to sound pretty good to Republicans ahead of 2014.”
What planet does this guy come from? The democrats are going to relish raising the debt limit - just think of how many more people they can get hooked on government dope.
running up the debt is only a political issue when we have a GOP president, which pretty much the democrats are planning on making sure never happens again
BTW, why do we need a Congress? Window dressing?
An alcoholic is now the bartender.