Obama: We have to reduce the debt ceiling by saving some money here and there.
Obama: Like by increasing taxes here and there.
Republican: No way
Obama: Fine, then we’re going to cut money to research when we don’t reach an agreement before March 1st(or another date, cause we cause this kind of panic all the time)
Republican: Fine, see if I care
|What I think this conversation looks like. source|
But really, we should do something about it! And I still don’t understand the whole sequestration thing, to be completely honest.