Hey, at least he has set some kind of red line. He just let it be known that he will he will act to raise the federal debt limit even if he has to rely on the votes of House Democrats. Smart move really. He let's the Tea Party stew on that for a while. He is essentially saying, it's your move for now, but it will all be for naught come the 13th.

We are what we repeatedly do - Aristotle