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Mitch McConnell Dusts Off the GOP's Debt Ceiling Scam

9 days ago   |   By The New Republic

With much of Washington focused on griping over an infrastructure bill and the makeup of a House committee that will investigate the January assault on the U.S. Capitol, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell opted for a throwback : holding the debt ceiling hostage for the sake of obstructionism. “I can't imagine there will be a single Republican voting to raise the debt ceiling after what we've been experiencing,” McConnell told the political newsletter Punchbowl News on Tuesday evening. “I can't imagine a single Republican in this environment that we're in now-this free-for-all for taxes...
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