Gwen Ifill and David Chalian talk debt ceiling politics and Newt Gingrich.
In a newsmaker interview with Jim Lehrer on Thursday, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell discusses what's next for budget talks and other spending issues.
President Obama met with top lawmakers again Thursday, to continue working on a deal to reduce the nation's deficit. Ray Suarez reports on the battle lines being drawn by both parties, from spending cuts to new taxes.
With the federal government set to hit its legal limit on borrowing in less than a week, House Speaker John Boehner outlined new debt ceiling negotiation terms. Kwame Holman reports on the politics of the debate.
In Washington, Vice President Biden met with top lawmakers Thursday to begin a new round of high-level budget, deficit and spending negotiations. Jeffrey Brown discusses the looming debt deadline and the issues at play with The Washington Post's Lori Montgomery.
Mark Shields and David Brooks discuss the debt ceiling debate and the Los Angeles Dodgers…
Mark Shields and David Brooks discuss the recent budget battles and the NBA playoffs.
Judy Woodruff and David Chalian explain the coming debate on government spending.
Gwen Ifill, Judy Woodruff and David Chalian discuss the big budget battle in Congress.
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