U.S. President Barack Obama signs the Budget Control Act of 2011 in the Oval Office August 2. This bill raises the debt ceiling in an effort to prevent the U.S. from defaulting on its debts.(Getty Images)
U.S. President Barack Obama signs the Budget Control Act of 2011 in the Oval Office August 2. This bill raises the debt ceiling in an effort to prevent the U.S. from defaulting on its debts.
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The Hindenburg Had a Ceiling Too

August 4, 2011  •  From theTrumpet.com
What is the biggest lesson from America’s debt ceiling spectacle?
 

On August 1, the U.S. president announced that a deal raising the debt ceiling and cutting spending had been reached. The White House called it a “win for the economy and budget discipline.”

If it was such a win, why does it feel like we just got hit in the face with a clump of dirt?

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