Get Political Wire by Email:



January 08, 2013


Some Want Court to Resolve Debt Standoff

Democratic lawmakers are urging President Obama "to force Republicans to take him to court over the controversial issue of raising the debt ceiling," The Hill reports.

"They believe the Supreme Court will have to ultimately resolve the battle over spending now raging between Republicans and the president. But how the courts will rule is shrouded in uncertainty because little case law exists to serve as meaningful precedent."














POLITICAL WIRE PODCAST

Political Wire Podcast Engaging conversations about elections and the political issues of the day. Subscribe via iTunes or RSS to get episodes automatically downloaded.


FREE NEWSLETTER




TRENDING VIDEO







PARTNERS











FOLLOW US