GOP Stunt On Debt Ceiling Is Total Surrender To White House | Stan Collender's Capital Gains and Games
"The Senate's inability to pass a budget the past four years has been a main GOP talking point so it's not that surprising that this was the price House Republicans decided they should demand in exchange for surrendering on the debt ceiling. But given the reality of what a one-house passed budget resolution means, it's also not surprising that the White House is okay with the plan and the Senate is likely to go along. In reality, it's a free pass.
In other words, the House GOP really isn't getting anything for not fighting on the debt ceiling, and that's about as complete a surrender as you can imagine."
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.