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Debt Ceiling Looms as Lawmakers Remain at Impasse

October 9, 2013 9:46 am Published by

Now, in the second week of the government shutdown, Republican and Democratic lawmakers remain deadlocked despite the quickly-approaching debt ceiling deadline of Oct. 17 when, absent some action, this breakdown in governing could hamper the government's ability to pay its bills and spark a global economic disaster.