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# boenher - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Markets wobble as US debt talks falter
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Markets wobble as US debt talks falter

Oct 15th 2013, 9:29 PM 5,565 Views 18 Comments

Fitch has placed the US credit rating on a Negative Watch, as the stock market fell today.

# boenher - Monday 14 October, 2013

Senate leaders optimistic on US debt ceiling deal
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Senate leaders optimistic on US debt ceiling deal

Oct 14th 2013, 8:44 PM 3,082 Views 3 Comments

Both the leaders of the Democratic and Republican senators are hopeful of a deal being reached, but nothing has been formalised yet.

# boenher - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Democrats plan to force Republicans into showdown on debt ceiling
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Democrats plan to force Republicans into showdown on debt ceiling

Oct 8th 2013, 10:40 AM 4,302 Views 32 Comments

A high-risk plan by Democratic Senate leader Harry Reid is expected to be opposed by Republicans, but it is not known if they will take the step of filibustering it.