The tension is the latest illustration of how the tea-party-infused GOP is driving the debate in Washington over federal spending. And it shows how the debt issue is testing the Obama administration’s clout as Democrats, particularly those from politically competitive states, resist White House arguments against setting conditions on legislation to raise the debt ceiling.
Friday, April 29, 2011
More Democrats threaten to vote against raising borrowing limit
Posted by Ben Cunningham at 8:43 AM