Trading follows deal in Congress to avert default
Reports that the fiscal impasse in Washington will soon end
Lawmakers in Washington are scrambling to get a deal done to raise the debt ceiling deal done before tomorrow, when the Treasury Department says it will have...
White House meet as deadline looms
New plan from Republicans to reopen government and lift debt limit
Largest creditor says it's time for Washington pols to step up
Dallas Federal Reserve Bank’s President does not mince words over Congress’s self-inflicted fiscal crisis
But the government would remain shut down for now
"We will see if something like that could pass the House," said a senior Democratic aide
Nobody knows for sure. But here are some best guesses
Two are simple enough. The third one? Not so much
The budget and debt ceiling fights in Washington often seem to take place in a hermetically sealed bubble. Or maybe on some faraway planet "Beltway," where...
Even talk of a U.S. default is bad for the world economy and America’s standing within it
Country reaches borrowing limit on Oct. 17
(WASHINGTON) — Democrats controlling the Senate are planning to try to pass a stand-alone measure to increase the government's borrowing cap, challenging...
Speaker may be willing to break the so-called Hastert rule
With less than two weeks remaining for Congress to raise the debt limit, the Treasury Department released a report Monday revisiting the economic impact of the...
A shutdown wouldn't remove the pressure on Congress to raise the nation's debt limit
The sage of Omaha says the market won’t fall apart over government shutdown brinksmanship because investors expect Washington to act “irrationally” for only so...