September 22, 2014

U.S. Hill GOP Signals They're Set For Summer Debt Ceiling Talks

March 20, 2013
Market News International (MNI)

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"While the chances of a Grand Bargain this year are pretty small, I think there is a little more hope for some kind of agreement that cuts the deficit, increases the debt ceiling and perhaps adjusts sequestration," said Bob Bixby, executive director of the Concord Coalition.

"I think the President's 'charm' offensive and the willingness of Republicans to talk with him suggest that there is a chance of making some progress in cutting the deficit," Bixby added.