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Shan Wells | Posted 10.01.2011 | Denver
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Sam Stein

Harry Reid Tentatively Signs Off On Debt Ceiling Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) has tentatively signed off on a deal to raise the nation's debt ceiling, which has been prima...

Debt Ceiling Deal In The Works, Default At Stake

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 09.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Ending a perilous stalemate, President Barack Obama and congressional leaders announced a historic agreement Sunday night on emerge...

LIVE UPDATES: Debt Ceiling Deadline Looms, Default At Stake

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — White House and congressional negotiators sought on Sunday to reassure the nation that they would beat a Tuesday deadline for averting ...

LIVE UPDATES: Debt Ceiling Deadline Looms

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.26.2011 | Politics

Neither the House nor the Senate had a clear path forward for must-pass legislation to allow the government to continue to borrow to pay its bills, pu...

Debt Ceiling Talks Collapse

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.21.2011 | Politics

Precariously short of time, congressional leaders struggled in urgent, weekend-long talks to avert an unprecedented government default, desperate to s...