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Boehner Prepares to Let the US Default

The top Republican in the House of Representatives warned President Barack Obama over the weekend that he’s ready to let the United States default — and that the White House is to blame.

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) told ABC’s “This Week” on Sunday that Republicans in his chamber would not immediately honor the White House’s request to raise the US debt ceiling, setting the stage for what would be the first ever federal default in the history of the country.

Answering whether he thinks a default is imminent, Boehner said, “That's the path we're on."

Boehner warned that Obama was "risking default by not having a conversation with us."


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Boehner has a problem...

even if he wanted to pass the bill to raise the debt ceiling...the votes are not there. Maybe that will change before the 17th. If not, Obomba will do it by executive order.

Obama has no authority to issue such an order.

And no executive employee has any obligation to implement it.

Your right.

But Obomba will do it anyway. Will Harry Reid impeach him? No.

The sad part

is he had his chance to fix it and that was RON PAUL!