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# debt-deal - Saturday 6 August, 2011

Downgraded: US loses AAA credit rating for the first time ever
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# Downgraded

Downgraded: US loses AAA credit rating for the first time ever

Aug 6th 2011, 7:22 AM 1,019 Views 34 Comments

Standard & Poor’s decision makes it the first time the US’ credit rating has fallen below the highest level, AAA, which it has held since 1917.

# debt-deal - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Watch: Giffords returns to work as US congress passes debt deal
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# Debt Deal

Watch: Giffords returns to work as US congress passes debt deal

Aug 2nd 2011, 7:05 AM 669 Views 0 Comments

The vote passed comfortably and Giffords’ emotional return brought down the house.

# debt-deal - Monday 1 August, 2011

We got a deal: Obama announces agreement that will avoid default
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# US Debt

We got a deal: Obama announces agreement that will avoid default

Aug 1st 2011, 6:55 AM 479 Views 7 Comments

But not everyone’s happy including the president.