“昨夜, 共和党は1月以来上院を悩ませてきたリーダーシップの空白を埋めた,” McConnell said in a letter to Biden, referencing a vote by the Senate 木曜日の夜, による支援 11 共和党員, to increase to the federal debt ceiling. “I write to inform you that I will not provide such assistance again if your all-Democrat government drifts into another avoidable crisis.”
上院多数党首チャックシューマー, D-N.Y。, 持っていました “three months’ notice to handle one of his most basic governing duties,” McConnell wrote.
“Amazingly, even this proved to be asking too much,” McConnell wrote.
McConnell also targeted Schumer for his “暴言” following the vote to raise the debt ceiling.
“This tantrum encapsulated and escalated a pattern of angry incompetence from Senator Schumer,” 充電された.
“Your lieutenants on Capitol Hill now have the time they claimed they lacked to address the debt ceiling through standalone reconciliation, and all the tools to do it,” 彼が書きました. “They cannot invent another crisis and ask for my help.”
Democrats have claimed voting on the bill through the reconciliation process, which would allow them to pass it with 50 votes — presumably all Democrats — would be too cumbersome.
木曜日に, Senators, 含む 11 共和党員, voted to approve a short-term increase to the federal debt ceiling, ending a weekslong standoff on Capitol Hill and possibly averting a default that could have triggered a recession.
ザ・ 11 Republicans who voted to allow the measure to proceed were Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Minority Whip John Thune, ジョン・コーニン, リーサ・マーカウスキー, Shelley Moore Capito, ミッチ・マコーネルはトランプの「オールドクロウ」の侮辱に反応する, ロブ・ポートマン, スーザン・コリンズ, John Barrasso, Mike Rounds and Roy Blunt.
Schumer’s office did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
フォックス・ニュース’ Jack Durschlag contributed to this article.