Boehner focused on 'Debt Day'

After downplaying the effect of carbon emissions on climate change, House Minority Leader John BoehnerJohn BoehnerIn House GOP, Ryan endorsement of Trump seen as inevitable House GOP faces dilemma on spending bills Overnight Finance: Puerto Rico bill clears panel | IRS chief vows to finish term | Bill would require nominees to release tax returns MORE (R-Ohio) is concentrating a different holiday than today's environmentally-focused "Earth Day."

Rather, BoehnerJohn BoehnerIn House GOP, Ryan endorsement of Trump seen as inevitable House GOP faces dilemma on spending bills Overnight Finance: Puerto Rico bill clears panel | IRS chief vows to finish term | Bill would require nominees to release tax returns MORE is focused on "Debt Day," which falls on this coming Sunday, April 26th.

Boehner tweeted Wednesday:
Debt Day (4/26) is a symbol of Washington's arrogant culture of borrowing & spending: http://tinyurl.com/clpqrk


Debt Day, Boehner explained in an op-ed today for a conservative web magazine, is the day in the government's fiscal calendar when spending by the government exceeds its available revenue.

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