Speaking to Fox News, new Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy expressed his opinion on the debt settlement that Congress will soon face – and he is not too happy about it. how it has been handled so far.
The Republican representative appeared on Fox News on Wednesday to talk about Congress’s finances, which collapsed on its debt ceiling on Thursday, sending the Treasury Department into overdrive to stop the national debt crisis.
“What I think we’re going to do is do it like we do our own families. If you have a kid, you give them a credit card, and they keep going through it.” to the limit, not just keep increasing,” he said. “Do you look first at where your money is being spent? How can we cut things out?”
According to CNN, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen write books to the speaker of the House, said that he hopes that the measures (fiscal plan) presented will last until the beginning of June, but he wrote about “great uncertainty” about that story.
This is the second time in less than two years that the Ministry of Finance has had to use funds to avoid debt default. End of 2021, similar measures were taken before lawmakers reached an agreement in December to raise the limit, and ‘ Avoid all the inconvenience.
“All governments should do this. All states must balance their budgets, counties, cities. For the White House to say they’re not going to look at it, they’re not going to get a dime from the trash removal story,” McCarthy said. “I think they’re trying to put We are in bankruptcy. This is what I say and my conversation with the President, in our first conversation, ‘Let’s sit down. Let’s look at the places where we can change our behavior. ‘”
McCarthy was elected speaker of the House on January 7 after days of negotiations and failed elections. The congressman who represents the current House of Republicans and comes from California.