Biden orders GOP to ‘get out of the way’ in preventing national debt default

U.S. 10/05/21, 17:05

America can avoid financial default if every Republican stops questioning the Biden administration, the president said on Oct. 4. Joe Biden ordered every Republican senator to let Democrats raise the national debt ceiling without opposition. "They need to stop playing Russian roulette with the U.S. economy," he said in a statement. "Republicans ...

House passes symbolic bill to suspend debt ceiling in party-line vote

U.S. 09/30/21, 01:57

The Democrat-controlled House passed a bill to suspend the debt ceiling, but the legislation is expected to die on arrival in the Senate. The bill passed in a 219-212 vote on Wednesday, Sept. 29, with all Republicans voting no except for Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.). Two Democratic Reps. According to The ...

The Pentagon is preparing for a possible ‘government shutdown’

U.S. 09/27/21, 16:01

The U.S. Pentagon announced that it turned on emergency protocol and is organizing for the real possibility of a government shutdown at the end of September, which would become effective if Congress fails to agree to pass legislation to fund federal public spending for the next fiscal period. The Senate scheduled ...

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