If you stacked $100 bills more than 630 miles in the sky, you'd have $1 trillion. Just $1 trillion.
Now multiply that by 32. That's how much debt we're in: $32 trillion and counting. It's borderline criminal.
Democrats don't seem to care. Every time they open their mouths its to call for more spending, more programs, more agencies, more regulations, more bureaucrats, more government... and more debt because we cannot tax people enough to pay for a fraction of this.
It therefore falls on Republicans. We have to use EVERY POSSIBLE OPPORTUNITY to safely reduce spending and put us on a trajectory to balance the budget.
This debt ceiling "deal" reached over the weekend was a MASSIVE wasted opportunity to do the right thing