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Rep. Mace to Newsmax: Raised Debt Limit Encourages ‘Reckless Spending’

Rep. Nancy Mace, who voted against raising the national debt limit through December, told Newsmax Wednesday that she made her decision because putting off the decision opens the doors to “continued reckless spending.” 

“If you were to cut spending to cover the debt that the United States has today, you’d have to cut the federal government by 40%,” the South Carolina Republican said on Newsmax’s “National Report.”  

“Without a plan in place to balance the budget or to cut spending, I’m a hard pass on this, and I think most of America would agree.”

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