Though he campaigns as a budget hawk at home, Rep. John Kline (R-MN) often votes differently while he is away in Washington. Here's a look back at some of the most memorable occasions that he has voted to increase spending and lift the debt ceiling over the years.
Kline voted for the Budget
Control Act (BCA) of 2011 before he voted against it.When it was passed in 2011, the
BCA increased the debt ceiling by $400 billion while giving President Obama the
option of increasing it, on his own, by an additional $2 trillion.