Our members of Congress are sent to Washington to keep us safe, write laws and decide the best way to spend tax dollars. They have a fiduciary responsibility to do no harm. And yet, to stop the Affordable Care Act (ACA), they feel justified in doing harm to individuals, our government and our economy.
A budget should fund the government and its laws. The ACA is a law and should be funded. Changing that law can be done over time through the legislative process, but that is a separate issue from getting the country a budget.
Because the debt ceiling …