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Senate Budget Deal Takes Shape, Facing Tough Odds To Avert Default
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: budget showdown, debt ceiling default, debt ceiling, congress, ethics, republicans, propaganda, dishonesty, usa, lies, media, news, politics )

- 322 days ago -
Whatever deal emerges from overnight negotiations in the Senate, Republican lawmakers said they weren't sure it could pass quickly enough in their chamber to avert a default -- or that it would ever see the light of day in the House.
Tell Congress to Stop Messing With Our Healthcare and Economy! ACTION - PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, Americans, healthcare, economy, debt ceiling, ethics, dishonesty, corruption, politics, republicans, government )

- 343 days ago -
OMG! How badly do some in Congress want to stop healthcare reform from rolling out? So badly that on the eve of implementation they're ready to tank our nation's credit rating-- significantly damaging our economy-- by holding the debt limit hostage in an...
Boehner Tells Republicans He Won't Let the Nation Default
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Boehner, Hastert Rule, government shutdown, debt ceiling, GOP/TP, government, ethics, congress, economy )

- 334 days ago -
One lawmaker, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said Mr. Boehner had indicated he would be willing to violate the so-called Hastert Rule if necessary to pass a debt-limit increase.
House Republicans Make Their Regularly Scheduled Threat To Destroy The Global Economy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, debt ceiling, dishonesty, lies, ethics, congress, corruption, economy, government, politics, americans )

- 220 days ago -
House Republicans will huddle at their annual retreat next week to decide what will they demand in exchange for raising the debt ceiling.
House Republicans Considering Tying Keystone Pipeline Approval To Debt Ceiling Hike
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Keystone pipeline, congress, republicans, debt ceiling, ethics, corruption, dishonesty, government, politics, news )

- 348 days ago -
House Republican leadership is considering tying the approval of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline to any legislation to raise the nation's debt ceiling, GOP aides confirmed to The Huffington Post on Wednesday.
Poll: Shutting Down Government Over Obamacare Really, Really Unpopular - TEXT and PETITION - PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Obamacare, debt ceiling, government shutdown, congress, ethics, government, politics, news )

- 342 days ago -
Once again, the American people have spoken. Defunding Obamacare is not what they want. But even the minority who does want it think shutting down government or defaulting on the national debt to do so is a bad idea.

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