By PBS NewsHour
By Quinn Bowman
Fewer than 24 hours after House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, tried to sell fellow Republicans on a plan to increase the nation’s borrowing limit with a modest condition attached, Democrats got exactly what they wanted: a no-strings-attached vote to raise…
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A Look at GOP Congressional Priorities as U.S. House Forgoes Debt Ceiling Fight…
In other news Tuesday, House Republicans readied to vote on a plan to raise the nation's debt ceiling through May 19th. Rep. Paul Ryan said they wanted to shift focus to making major spending cuts. Also, parts of the Midwest…
Geithner: Again With the Debt Limit Debate? 'I Don't Understand it'…
Battle lines were being drawn again Wednesday for a new fight over raising the U.S. borrowing limit, foreshadowing a replay of last year's stalemate. Judy Woodruff, Todd Zwillich of "The Takeaway" and Roll Call's Steve Dennis discuss the renewed war…
David Chalian and Judy Woodruff discuss the political fallout from the S&P downgrade…
Mark Shields, David Brooks and Hari Sreenivasan talk debt ceiling and the NFL lockout…
The effort to raise the country's borrowing limit saw the resumption of talks between President Obama and top congressional leaders on Wednesday. Kwame Holman reports on the lawmakers' race against the Aug. 2 deadline.
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