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‘Colbert Report’: The Debt Ceiling Is Just Like A Sneeze Guard

Posted on Jun 3, 2011

Thinking back on all the times when George W. Bush jacked up the country’s debt ceiling—and Stephen Colbert counts them all in this clip—it’s surprising how worked up the GOP is pretending to be about that same issue now. But don’t worry, Wall Street, it’s just for show.  —KA

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By MarthaA, June 7, 2011 at 2:46 pm Link to this comment

Not any squawks out of REPUBLICANS hypocrites for all the numerous
times the Bush administration raised the debt ceiling, but now when
President Obama wants to raise the debt ceiling one time, it is time
to squawk to High Heaven— REPUBLICANS are
Hypocrites and no member of the 70% Majority
Common Population should be a member of the

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