All You Need to Know About the McConnell Proposal

Yesterday, Michelle Malkin wrote about Sen. Mitch McConnell’s debt ceiling proposal.

If you’re not familiar with what McConnell proposed, click the above link — but as far as I’m concerned, this is all you really need to know about it:

Not surprisingly, the proposal has received a warm reception from Democratic leaders. Harry Reid said Tuesday that he was open to considering it. White House spokesman Jay Carney said that the McConnell proposal means “defaulting on America’s past due bills is not an option.” And two sources familiar with the discussions at the White House Tuesday afternoon said that Nancy Pelosi offered McConnell “congratulations.”


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