Republicans getting cold feet on stopping debt-ceiling hike

Despite enthusiastic new support for freezing the debt limit from conservative talk stars Rush Limbaugh, Michael Savage and Sean Hannity, a new WND survey of House Republicans shows slippage for the position where it counts most.

Last month, as many as 142 House Republicans were on board with WND’s “No More Red Ink” campaign, which urges them to say no to any hike in the debt limit – an action that would require the federal government to stop borrowing immediately and make the biggest cuts in spending in the history of the country. The number was up from 122 Republicans only a few weeks before.



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