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Debt talks feature dire warnings, a possible compromise

With time growing short and warnings more dire, the first, fragile signs emerged Thursday of a possible compromise to raise the nation's debt limit and avert a... Read more »

July 14, 2011


Republicans and the debt crisis

President Obama just offered to cut the debt by $4 trillion over 10 years. The Republicans said no, they'd rather go for a $2 trillion cut. Read more »

July 15, 2011


Debt talks: No 'hallelujah moment' in sight

Testy lawmakers and President Barack Obama headed back for a fifth day of debt-limit negotiations Thursday, pointing fingers at each other while trying to stave off a... Read more »

July 14, 2011


Lawmakers snipe, Wall Street frets as deadline nears

Testy lawmakers pointed fingers at one another and President Barack Obama on Thursday as negotiations over raising the national debt limited entered a perilous... Read more »

July 14, 2011

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'Enough is enough,' Obama says, calling for deal

President Barack Obama has declared "enough is enough," and is demanding that budget negotiators find common ground by week's end to resolve the nation's debt limit.... Read more »

July 14, 2011


GOP assails Obama; debt negotiators scramble

Hope dimming for a broad debt-limit deal, Congress and the White House scrambled Wednesday to salvage deficit-reduction talks while top congressional Republicans said... Read more »

July 13, 2011


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