POLITICS
07/13/2011 06:06 pm ET | Updated Sep 12, 2011

Debt Ceiling Talks See Lying Charges And Conservatives Pan McConnell's Plan: Your Day In Politics (VIDEO)

Sparks flew in talks to raise the debt celing one day after Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) introduced an unconventional plan to lift the nation's deficit limit. Tea Party favorite Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) threw cold water on the proposal during a morning show appearance while former House Speaker Newt Gingrich made critical remarks about the plan on the trail. A new poll out suggests concerns about the country's economy are on the rise.

All of that and more in your day in politics.