WASHINGTON — The Obama administration says the federal government has nearly reached its borrowing limit – again.
Treasury officials said Tuesday that the White House plans to request another $1.2 trillion in borrowing authority Friday…(HUFFPO)
Congress to Obama: Sure, pal. Here ya go. Get it back to me, well, whenever.
President walks away whistling, jauntily tossing a freshly minted $1.2 trillion coin.
Update: I decided this really wasn’t fair, so…
President continues his walk, stops in a convenience store, buys some stuff, and then walks back to the congress and tosses out some change, 100 billion dollar coins, aiming handfuls of them at his buddies, but everybody gets some.