As the Debt Ceiling Approaches, a Fiscal Myth Echoes Across the Landscape of Politics

Here, I see not only the irony, but the dishonesty, gaslighting behavior, and outright immorality in the Republican blueprint for paying off their donors while planning to scream “fiscal irresponsibility” at progressive policies which would provide for deficit spending for public purpose rather than for the benefit of donors.

Permanent Cures for Debt Ceiling Crises

While our attention is on the chaos and consequences of debt ceiling crises, is a good time to consider how we might eliminate them entirely. Here’s a rundown on the four most important methods one can use.

Debt Ceiling is an Arbitrary Political Tool to Perpetuate Austerity

The debt ceiling was a common point of contention during the Obama Administration, and has served as an opportunity for political opposition to leverage for political gain.