Boehner: Debt Deal a ‘Crapshoot’

    65529226 WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 11:  Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) holds a news conference at the U.S. Captiol Visitors Center July 11, 2011 in Washington, DC. Boehner left the conference and headed directly to the White House to continue debit limit and budget negotiations with President Barack Obama and Congressional Democrats.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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    Things aren’t getting any more cordial in Washington. House Speaker John Boehner lashed out today at the White House’s lack of decisiveness during debt talks, calling the president and his team like “Jell-O ... Some days it’s firmer than others. Sometimes it’s like they’ve left it out overnight.” Boehner said that “the only thing they’ve been firm on is those damn tax increases.” Meanwhile, some support is growing around GOP Senate leader Mitch McConnell’s last-resort plan to give Obama unilateral power to raise the debt ceiling on his own.

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