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John Boehner- Debt Ceiling- 09/25/13

US has three weeks to raise debt limit--or risk default

09/25/13 03:00PM

Unless Congress raises the country's borrowing limit, the government will run out of cash to pay its bills no later than October 17, putting the country at imminent risk of default, the Treasury Department said. The announcement of the deadline ramps up the pressure on lawmakers who are currently struggling to pass a short-term budget in the next six days to avoid a government shutdown. They are similarly at odds over the debt ceiling, but economists warn that breaching the debt limit would do much greater damage than a shutdown. read more

Ted Cruz: 'I do so like green eggs and ham'

09/25/13 02:55PM

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Senator Ted Cruz takes a brief hiatus from bashing Obamacare in his fake filibuster Tuesday night to read the children's book Green Eggs and Ham. read more

U.S. President Barack Obama addresses the 68th United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters in New York

'Climate change' missing from President Obama's UN speech

09/24/13 10:11PM

President Obama was all but mum on climate change when he spoke at the UN General Assembly on Tuesday. He mentioned "climate change" only once. The Executive Director of Greenpeace International, Kumi Naidoo, the Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, Christiana Figueres, and former Secretary of the Interior, Ken Salazar joined All In on Tuesday to talk about the United States' role in finding a global solution to climate change. read more

#click3: The Rise of Corner Guy

09/24/13 08:32PM

1. From the corner of the screen to the corner of our hearts. Yesterday, he was nothing more than Senator Ted Cruz's legal aide. Today? He's "corner guy."  2. One could say Miley Cyrus is inspirational…in that she inspires people to re-enact her music videos with adorable animals: 3. It is the number one concern of every New York voter: can a mayoral candidate put together a music video? Naturally, Jimmy McMillan of the "Rent is Too Damn High" party stepped up to the plate. read more

We see you, Marco Rubio

We see you, Marco Rubio

09/24/13 08:00PM

Sen. Marco Rubio withdrew his support for Judge William Thomas's nomination to the federal bench, effectively blocking Thomas from becoming  the first black... watch

Climate denial 2.0

Climate denial 2.0

09/24/13 08:00PM

Republicans are no longer denying the existence of climate denial, they are now denying the existence of a workable solution.  Chris Hayes explains, and then... watch

J. Edgar Hoover Building

Ex-FBI agent pleads guilty to terror leak

09/24/13 01:01PM

A former FBI bomb expert has pled guilty in the most recent leak prosecution brought forth by the Obama administration. Donald Sachtleben, who served in the FBI for 25 years before leaving to work as an independent contractor, has admitted to leaking classified information to the Associated Press regarding a failed AQAP (al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula) bomb plot. read more

Govt shutdown - Suzy Khimm - 09/23/2013

Washington dysfunction threatens US economy

09/23/13 10:46PM

For Mindy Kaufman, the threat of a government shutdown isn't about Democrats or Republicans. It's about her livelihood. More than 2,500 miles west of Washington, Kaufman runs Spin and Margie's Desert Hideaway, a five-room bed-and-breakfast near Joshua Tree National Park. If Congress can't pass a budget before September 30, "we would lose reservations within days," she says—right at the beginning of the park's high season. If the shutdown continues for weeks, she adds, "we would go out of business—absolutely." read more

Click3: Bat Dad!

Click3: Bat Dad!

09/23/13 09:32PM

Chris Hayes shares the three most awesomest things on the Internet for Monday: A $400,000 Lamborghini ripped in half; get served by a bartending robot; and... watch

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