Republicans Want to Destroy the Economy Over the Debt Ceiling. Let Them

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Last Thursday, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen announced that the federal government hit the limit on total federal debt, requiring the Treasury Department to take "extraordinary measures" to avoid defaulting on the debt, which would likely trigger a global financial crisis.
Congress could defuse this bomb by simply raising the debt limit, as it has dozens of times under…

This story appeared on newsweek.com, 2023-01-25.
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