Treasury Secretary Geithner: Lift Debt Limit to Infinity

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  1. Freewill
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    The only difference would be that Congress doesn't have to vote. considering the debt on our grandchildren is is pert near infinity now.


    Treasury Secretary Geithner: Lift Debt Limit to Infinity


    (CNSNews.com) - Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said Friday that Congress should stop placing legal limits on the amount of money the government can borrow and effectively lift the debt limit to infinity.

    On Bloomberg TV, “Political Capital” host Al Hunt asked Geithner if he believes “we ought to just eliminate the debt ceiling.”

    “Oh, absolutely,” Geithner said.

    “You do? Will you propose that?” Hunt asked.

    Treasury Secretary Geithner: Lift Debt Limit to Infinity | CNS News
     
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    Talk about the progressive wet dream.
     
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    I wonder if tax cheat Gietner tells his wife she has unlimited debt.
     
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    Considering Dems no longer have budgets, that's perfect.

    We need to separate from these dangerous, irresponsible people before they drag us all down
     
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    That's really comforting...
    It's like he's saying we are so fucked right now it doesn't make a difference anymore.
    It's like you were in an accident and someone has an ambulance coming that's 10 minutes away
    and then someone gets one to get there in 5 minutes...

    The only problem is you will be dead in 2 minutes...
     
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    Actually that wouid be compatible with the conservative laissez-faire free market philosophy.
     
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    Oh, please elaborate... I can't wait to hear this one.

    :lol:
     
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    How so?

    Any business that borrowed 40% of everything it spent and ran a trillion plus dollar deficit every year would be out of business before you could blink an eye.
     
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    Are you really this fucking stupid in real life?
     
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    That's one of them there rhetorical questions isn't it?
     

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