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Palin: 'Hells No' I Wouldn't Vote to Raise the Debt Limit!


In an interview with Fox News' Bret Baier, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin expressed her sincere frustration with Barack Obama's energy policy (or lack thereof), exclaiming that the president doesn't know what he's doing when it comes to energy. Palin also doubled down on her opposition to raising the nation's debt ceiling. "Hells no. I would not vote to increase that debt ceiling," she said.

"It turns my stomach to hear this assumption articulated that we have to [raise the debt limit], despite the fact that we are raking in the federal government $6 billion a day," Palin added. "Take that money and service our debt first and pay down some of that debt. Make sure that we are showing the international financial markets and our lenders that we're serious about getting our debt and our deficit problems under control."

Additionally, Baier asked Palin to comment on various potential 2012 GOP presidential nominees, including Rep. Michele Bachmann, Donald Trump and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney:

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