W.H. Refuses to Reveal How Much More the Debt Ceiling Should Be Increased
1:03 PM, Jan 17, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
President Barack Obama has said the debt ceiling is not up for negotiations. But when asked at today's White House press briefing how much the debt ceiling should be increased, press secretary Jay Carney refused to say:
Republicans have indicated that they believe the debt ceiling should only be increased if big spending cuts are put in place.