Originally Posted by BigRedChief
We pay our debts. It is mandated in the constitution. Congress authorized and spent the money. We have to pay it back. For Congress to default on our debts that they authorized is a violation on the constitution is it not ?
One could make an argument that a lot of that debt is illegal. Let's have a full audit of the Federal Reserve first.
"We owe it to ourselves."
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