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.
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.
Two days away from the debt crisis and lawmakers are still trying to hammer out a deal.
If a deal is not reached over raising the federal debt ceiling, the real estate market would be put in an especially tough position.
The tortured debate in Washington, D.C. continues as lawmakers are no closer to making a deal to solve the federal debt crisis.
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.