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# debt default

Last year
Biden and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy hold 'productive' debt ceiling talks but no deal yet
All time
The Briefcase: good numbers, burnt bondholders, and the ghosts of Irish banking
What would happen to us if Greece defaulted?
We got a deal: Obama announces agreement that will avoid default