The Washington Post profiles Florida Tea Party Congressman Ted Yoho, who says this about not raising the debt ceiling.
“I think we need to have that moment where we realise [we’re] going broke,” Yoho said. If the debt ceiling isn’t raised, that will sure as heck be a moment. “I think, personally, it would bring stability to the world markets,” since they would be assured that the United States had moved decisively to curb its debt.
That comment won Ted Yoho — who prior to the 2012 election was a veterinarian specializing in large animals — an award! (From us)
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