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Debt Ceiling Unconstitutional

Forget Compromise: The Debt Ceiling Is Unconstitutional

Ellen Brown | Posted 10.01.2011 | Politics
Ellen Brown

Future debt ceiling crises can be averted by enforcing the Fourteenth Amendment, which mandates that the government pay its debts already incurred, including pensions. That means Social Security.

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