US President Joe Biden has addressed the standstill Congress has found itself in as lawmakers face an October 18 deadline to address the debt ceiling before the Department of Treasury warns it could default on commitments.
?Get out of the way, just get out of the way,? was the message Biden gave Republicans on Monday during a press conference addressing issues in Congress in passing infrastructure bills and addressing the debt ceiling.
Biden blamed his predecessor, Donald Trump, and reckless spending for the financial situation and blasted Sen. Mitch McConnell and other Senate Republicans for their refusal to help.
DEBT CEILING: President Biden to Republicans: “Just get out of the way.” pic.twitter.com/ERVS7AupNX
? Forbes (@Forbes) October 4, 2021
Republicans have made clear that they do not want to raise the debt ceiling and if Democrats wish to do so, they can go forth on their own. With an even…
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