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Top Talkers: Talks to Nowhere

Top Talkers: Talks to Nowhere

07/14/11 09:25AM

 Today with be the fifth consecutive White House meeting to try to reach a deal on raising the debt ceiling.  Without a resolution in site, House Speaker John Boehner is comparing the talks to Jell-O, saying, "some days it is firmer than others, sometimes it's like they've left it out over night."    But sources from both parties say yesterday was the most tense meeting yet with the big sparks coming from President Obama and House Majority Leader Eric Cantor. The main issue was reportedly Cantor's repeated push for a short-term deal on the debt limit. read more

Morning headlines: Thursday, July 14

07/14/11 06:22AM

Here's a look at stories we're following right now. What are you reading this morning? Deficit: Lawmakers to return to White House for talks today after Obama and Cantor reportedly battle it out over size of deal Moody's warns it could downgrade U.S. read more

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