Originally Posted by patteeu
House Republicans would be foolish to give up the debt ceiling lever for anything short of a complete cave by the President. Someone has to constrain his propensity to spend our kids into poverty.
“The power to declare war, including the power of judging the causes of war, is fully and exclusively vested in the legislature.” ~ James Madison, Father of the Constitution
“We do not believe in aggressive or preventive war. Such war is the weapon of dictators, not of free democratic countries like the United States.”~ Truman, Sept 1, 1950