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Will the GOP make a deal?

Will the GOP make a deal?

07/06/11 08:00PM

Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, shares his thoughts on whether the Republican Party wants to send the country into default to make an ideological point. watch

Let Me Start...

07/06/11 09:27AM

Good morning! Here's what we're working on today: Republicans really don't care about a deal on the debt, do they? Once upon a time, House Speaker John Boehner promised adult action on the debt ceiling. But since then, the Tea Party wing of his party took him to task, and now it looks like Republicans are doing whatever they can to extort deep spending cuts from President Obama without raising a penny more of revenue. read more

Matthews: The government must pay what it owes

07/05/11 08:00PM

Let me finish tonight with some words I have for the screaming fanatics that we hear seriously talking about the United States government refusing to pay what it owes.Deadbeats. That's the word we call them. Deadbeats. People who buy things and don't pay for them, people who make bets and don't cover them. Deadbeats.How about this?You've got people telling the American people that we don't have to be as good as our word, don't have to honor the pledge the U.S. read more