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Ariel Edwards-Levy

Cantor Looks To Entitlement Cuts For Sequester Compromise | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) said Sunday that Republicans might be willing to compromise on sequester cuts in exchange for talks on reduc...

Amanda Terkel

Eric Cantor's District May Lose AAA Credit Rating | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Moody's Investors Service is warning 162 local governments that they risk a downgrade of their AAA credit rating because of the federal ...

Banana Republicans

Brent Budowsky | Posted 09.20.2011 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

If the deficit talks collapse and the house of cards falls, the biggest losers will be Republicans, who almost certainly will lose control of the House.

Michael McAuliff

Tim Geithner Warns On Debt: 'We Are Running Out of Time' | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.13.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With members of Congress stuck squabbling over a debt agreement, Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner bluntly warned them Thursday that time ...

Republicans Bail On Debt Ceiling Talks, Blame Democrats

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 08.23.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Struggling to break a perilous deadlock, President Barack Obama took direct control Friday of national debt-limit negotiations with...

Jon Kyl Pulls Out Of Debt Ceiling Negotiations Following Eric Cantor's Exit

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 08.23.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Republicans pulled out of debt-reduction talks led by Vice President Joe Biden with a flourish on Thursday, blaming Democrats for d...

Elyse Siegel

House GOP Leader Pulls Out Of Debt Ceiling Talks | Elyse Siegel | Posted 08.23.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Majority Leader Eric Cantor pulled out of bipartisan negotiations to raise the nation's debt limit Thursday, and the Senate Republ...

Eric Cantor 'Cautiously Optimistic' Debt Talks Will Produce Agreement

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 08.07.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A key GOP negotiator in talks on lifting the government's borrowing cap said Tuesday that it may take more than a decade to accumul...