Ted Cruz says Biden is ‘too weak mentally’ for debt ceiling talks

Ted Cruz says Biden is ‘too weak mentally’ for debt ceiling talks


In a blatant attack on the President amid the ongoing debt ceiling crisisUS Senator ted cruz called Joe Biden lacks the “mental ability” to negotiate with Republicans.

What happened: Cruz lamented that White House staffers, particularly the “radical kids,” would steer the US government defaulted on payments.

Over a dozen Republican senators organized a press conference to promote it House GOP debt limit bill that was approved last week. Senators called on President Biden and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer give in to their request for spending cuts.

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During his speech, Cruz recalled that it was Biden who, as vice president, was responsible for negotiating with the GOP to avoid a potential default in 2011. “President Joe Biden must do the same.”

And I’m sorry to say that I think the reason why he hasn’t done it so far is because his mental abilities are too low at the moment to do what he did in 2011, sit down and actually together to work on a solution to the problem.”

“What we’re left with is a bunch of young staffers in the White House, radical kids that are quite willing to risk a default on the debt because they cannot assess the chaos, misery and damage.”

Why it matters: The Republican House of Representatives last week passed legislation raising the debt ceiling and cutting spending by a slim majority of 217 to 215. This bill represents the Republican Party’s stance on how to avert a looming debt crisis in the near future.

Biden has approached the Speaker of the House of Representatives Invitation of the four top congress leaders to the White House on May 9 to discuss the debt ceiling issue.

“I would say it’s a big win for America that the day before yesterday Biden finally blinked and said, ‘Okay, I’m going to sit down and talk,'” Cruz said.

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