Congressman: Don’t Listen To Economists On Debt Ceiling

http://thinkprogress.org/economy/2013/09/27/2690251/congressman-dont-listen-to-economists-on-debt-ceiling/

GOP stance on the environment: ignore science.

GOP stance on the debt ceiling: ignore economists.

“Economists, what have they been doing?” the three-term congressman said in the New York Times on Friday. “They make all sorts of predictions.”

So I guess we’re just supposed to listen uncritically to Rush, Fox, and the rest of the conservative media?

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Image source and article: http://thinkprogress.org/economy/2013/09/27/2690251/congressman-dont-listen-to-economists-on-debt-ceiling/

(Link to Fleming’s quote in the NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/27/us/politics/house-gop-leaders-list-conditions-for-raising-debt-ceiling.html?pagewanted=2&_r=0)

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