Finally an impeachable offense? I mean one that Congress will actually recognize as impeachable? On raising the debt ceiling: Scott said, "This president is looking to usurp congressional oversight to find a way to get it done without us."
Why does a committee need a budget? “Congress must lead by example when it comes to reducing government spending to put our nation’s budgets on a more sustainable path,” House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers (R-Ky.) said in a statement. (Yes, I know, but look at those numbers...what are they paying for?)
Just because they don't have anything better to do: If passed, the resolution would express the "sense of the Senate" and not carry the force of law.
Bribe me, baby: House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) on Wednesday said he's willing to help Republicans secure the votes they need to pass an increase in the debt ceiling, but not without conditions.
Give him a time out: “President Obama’s contribution last week was a press conference slash temper tantrum...
The solution is always raise taxes: Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday that Republicans would rather "tank the economy" than end a single tax break.
It's like watching children squabble. Can we please elect some adults next time?