Originally posted on CBS Detroit:
LANSING (WWJ) - The debate over raising the debt limit is back, as House Republicans vote on a measure to block the increase on Wednesday.
Michigan Congresswoman Candice Miller tells WWJ, she hasn’t heard what she’s wanted from President Barack Obama.
“I certainly understand, believe me I do, that America must pay its obligations, of course. But, I also understand that we need to get a handle on our national debt. I really would have hoped that the president would have made this request for raising the debt ceiling limit at the same time that he was also making recommendations on significant spending cuts,” said Miller.
A bipartisan agreement was reached over the summer to automatically raise the government’s borrowing cap unless Congress votes otherwise.
Miller said she’s saying no to a debt limit increase and that congress is willing to work with the president on the issue.
“Believe me, there…
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