Republicans about to betray the November shellacking?

Posted: January 31, 20118:17 pm Eastern

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WASHINGTON – Republican House Speaker John Boehner, out of fear, ignorance or ineptitude, is surrendering the GOP's most potent weapon to restore fiscal sanity to the nation's Capitol beginning this year, says the organizer of a campaign to persuade the House majority not to raise the debt limit.

The reaction by Joseph Farah, editor and chief executive officer of WND and the spearhead of a grass-roots citizen lobbying campaign directed at House Republicans, comes following a statement by Boehner on Fox News over the weekend.

"In order for the debt ceiling to rise, Congress must approve taking on more debt, which currently is growing by more than $4 billion per day," said Boehner. "If it doesn't approve raising the ceiling, then the U.S. will default on its loans and lose its standing as the globe's most reliable bet."

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