Everyone needs to be clear that Republicans are the reason Dems couldn't expand the debt ceiling.
PA Sen. Pat Toomey lies about the fact that the debt ceiling needs to be raised because of spending Congress has already approved, and about Trump's tax cuts being paid for, which they weren't.
And CNN's Jake Tapper was about as useful as a potted plant when it came to fact checking him.
Default, dear Mitch, is not in our stars but in ourselves
Senator Warren was furious that Republicans are blocking the debt limit increase while the Beltway media is acting clueless.
As they are wont to do...
They're not just refusing to vote to lift the debt ceiling, they're filibustering it. Yes, they really do want to blow up the economy so they can blame Democrats.
CNN's Manu Raju trolls for Republicans over debt ceiling debacle.
CNN host Kate Bolduan straightens out Manu's "toxic vote" claims.
Are you kidding me? Republicans holding Social Security HOSTAGE for a debt ceiling vote?