Grand Bargain

President Barack Obama. (Photo by Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘Threat’ Of Debt Ceiling Remains A Political ‘Loaded Gun’

President Barack Obama spoke with the Wall Street Journal’s CEO Council meeting of nearly 100 chief executives, reiterating that his administration is not “lavishly spending,” and the debt ceiling is more of just a “loaded gun” for politics.

11/20/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Obama Proposes ‘Grand Bargain’ For Jobs

President Barack Obama is extending a new proposal to Republicans that he hopes will break the political gridlock on budget negotiations, offering to cut corporate tax rates in exchange for job investments.

07/30/2013

President Barack Obama on Wednesday is sending Congress his 2014 budget, an effort to achieve an elusive "grand bargain" to tame runaway deficits that have soared above $1 trillion for each of the past four years. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Seeking ‘Grand Bargain,’ Obama To Send Long-Awaited 2014 Budget to Congress

President Barack Obama on Wednesday is sending Congress his 2014 budget, an effort to achieve an elusive “grand bargain” to tame runaway deficits that have soared above $1 trillion for each of the past four years.

04/10/2013

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