BREAKING NEWS…And rightfully so these clowns are ready to toss in the towel..*sigh* How you can toss in the towel for a LAW that has already been carved in stone is a mystery to us ALL..Though I’m glad to see this lunacy isn’t going to force us into a recession>>Re-blogged by Berna from The Fifth Column blog.
It’s about time…
After House Republicans withdrew their proposed debt deal on Tuesday evening,Senate Leaders Harry Reid (D-Nev.) and Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said they were ready to reopen negotiations to end the shutdown and avert a default.
Now, House Republican lawmakers and aides are saying they’re ready to throw in the towel and accept a Senate deal:
Email from Republican lawmaker: “Time to roll over.”
— Jake Sherman (@JakeSherman) October 15, 2013
“It’s all over. We’ll take Senate deal.” -GOP aide
— Jonathan Strong (@j_strong) October 15, 2013
“Boss heard Boehner will bring [Senate deal] to the floor… House action probably over.” –House GOP aide, via e-mail.
— Robert Costa (@robertcostaNRO) October 15, 2013
House Republicans withdrew their Tuesday proposal when conservative groups — namely the Heritage Foundation, Red State and FreedomWorks — slammed the deal as unacceptable.
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