The Return of the Debt Limit Gambit

Nothing makes clearer the need to end the filibuster than another round of hostage-taking of the full faith and credit of the U.S. government.


TAP depends on your support

We’ve said it before: The greatest threat to democracy from the media isn’t disinformation, it’s the paywall. When you support The American Prospect, you’re supporting fellow readers who aren’t able to give, and countering the class system for information. Please, become a member, or make a one-time donation, today. Thank you!