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Esme’s Blog: Compromise Is A Dirty Word

As politicians in Washington D.C. fight like children in a sandbox that is too small, the nation waits for a deal that will avoid a national default.


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Franken: Deadlock On Debt Holding Back The Economy

The inability of the U.S. House and Senate to reach agreement on the debt ceiling debate is creating an uncertainty which is holding back economic recovery according to Minnesota Senator Al Franken.