Debt Debate

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Minn.’s Ellison A ‘No’ On Debt Deal; Franken Yes

A deficit-reduction deal headed for a critical vote in Congress lost support Monday from the left and right ends of Minnesota’s congressional delegation, with both Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison and Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann opposed.


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Pawlenty Aide: Debt Deal ‘Nothing To Celebrate’

Republican Tim Pawlenty’s presidential campaign isn’t impressed with the debt limit deal in Washington but has stopped short of calling for its defeat.


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Weighing In On The Debt Debate

Two days away from the debt crisis and lawmakers are still trying to hammer out a deal.


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What A Debt Default Could Mean For Your Mortgage

If a deal is not reached over raising the federal debt ceiling, the real estate market would be put in an especially tough position.


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Minn. Delegation Getting An Earful From Constituents

The tortured debate in Washington, D.C. continues as lawmakers are no closer to making a deal to solve the federal debt crisis.


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What Debt Debate Means For Your Bank Account

Many Americans are taking notice of the hard party lines drawn in the race to loosen the bipartisan debt limit dead lock. One expert said if a deal is not reached, the average person would be impacted.