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Mitch McConnell’s Debt Limit Lies

Mitch McConnell justifies holding the US economy hostage by using two big lies

“Mitch McConnell” by Gage Skidmore, CC BY-SA 2.0. Taken at CPAC 2011.
“Mitch McConnell” by Gage Skidmore is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0

Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Chuck Schumer (D-NY) are playing chicken with the debt limit. What began as an August game of political one-upmanship is now the economic equivalent of a nuclear warhead aimed at the recovering US economy. As…

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Kristle Chester

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Freelancer. Data geek. Gardener. Baker. Spaniel lover. Georgian. MA International Commerce and Policy.

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