As the Obamacare website continues to be plagued with troubles, congressional Republicans are receiving a much-needed boost of energy, helping them to move past the government-shutdown debacle and focus on a theme for next year’s elections.
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On Friday, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell called a Democratic plan to raise the nation’s debt ceiling without addressing its trillions of dollars in debt “unacceptable”. 435 more words
(WASHINGTON) — A tentative breakthrough in negotiations among congressional leaders to end the government shutdown and raise the debt ceiling faces a major test on Tuesday: approval from the rank and file members of Congress. 434 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators put faith in party leaders Sunday to devise a plan that would reopen the government and steer clear of a potential default this week, saying it’s unthinkable that political obstinacy would prevent the United States from paying its bills. 688 more words