House Republicans remain the only ones who have passed legislation that raises the debt ceiling in a sensible way and addresses our nation's debt crisis by limiting Washington's irresponsible spending, saving taxpayer dollars, and growing the American economy.
For over 100 days, Joe Biden and Democrats have wasted valuable time refusing to offer a reasonable solution to raise the debt ceiling.
MAKE NO MISTAKE: Default Democrats own this debt crisis.
DEBT CEILING NEGOTIATIONS FAST FACTS:
For over 100 days Joe Biden has refused to offer a sensible solution to avoid defaulting on our debt.
Every House Democrat voted against raising the debt ceiling.
House Republicans did their job, but Default Democrats are the ones failing to raise the debt ceiling and are now desperately trying to pass the buck.
Joe Biden is leaving on Wednesday for an eight-day trip to Asia and Australia while the country is lurching toward default.
Whether it’s the national security and humanitarian crisis at the border, an environmental disaster in East Palestine, or our country’s fiscal health, Joe Biden runs from the crises he creates.
JOE BIDEN AND HOUSE DEMOCRATS’ FAILED TAX AND SPEND POLICIES CAUSED THIS DEBT CRISIS:
Since President Biden took office in January 2021, he and House Democrats have increased the 10-year spending trajectory by $10 trillion.
This includes ramming through their $2 TRILLION so-called "American Rescue Plan" that ignited the highest spike in consumer prices in forty years, including:
$400 billion for policies that reduced private sector employment such as expanding unemployment insurance benefits that too often paid Americans to stay home rather than go to work and dismantling the Child Tax Credit by removing work requirements.
Billions lost to fraud due to Democrats’ rejection of Republican safeguards.
Billions in inflationary waste and abuse, including: