© Stocksak. FILE PHOTO – White House Press Secretary Karine Jennings speaks at a daily press briefing held at the White House in Washington, U.S.A., October 4, 2022. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz
WASHINGTON (Stocksak), – The plans of the U.S. Republicans to use the debt limit to press Congress to reduce government spending are “reckless,” according to the White House Tuesday. This could pose a threat to the U.S. economic system.
Karine Jean-Pierre, White House press secretary, stated that any attempt by Republicans to use the debt limit as a “political football” if they win control over Congress would be “reckless”.
It is reckless. Jean-Pierre stated, “It is playing a recklessly with our economy.”