Gov DeSantis weighs in on the new debt ceiling agreement : We are 'careening toward bankruptcy'
Governor DeSantis was on with Fox and Friends this morning and was asked about the debt ceiling agreement made over the weekend. Watch: DeSantis said “To say you can do 4 trillion in increases in the next year and a half – I mean that’s a massive amount of spending.” He blames this on the government sticking with massive budget that began during 2020 with all the COVID spending. Watch the full interview below: In an interview on "Fox & Friends," DeSantis, who officially announced last week that he would seek the Republican presidential nomination in 2024, said the tentative bill requires a "massive amount of spending" that will add trillions in U.S. debt without offering any significant spending cuts. "Prior to this deal, our country was careening toward bankruptcy and after this deal, our country will still be careening toward bankruptcy," DeSantis said. "And to say you can do $4 trillion of increases in the next year and a half, that i