Boehner: GOP-Controlled House Will 'Do Its Job'Speaker John Boehner says the GOP-controlled House will "do its job" and pass legislation to lift the nation's borrowing cap and keep the government running, but will insist that Democrats accept new spending controls.
Obama: 'Absurd' Republicans Would Threaten to Let US DefaultPresident Barack Obama says it is “absurd” that Republicans would threaten to let the United States default on its loans.
Pelosi: I Would Use 14th Amendment To Automatically Raise Debt CeilingHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says she would use the 14th Amendment to automatically raise the debt ceiling if she were president.
Obama Urges Action On Debt Ceiling During VacationPresident Barack Obama is hailing a last-minute deal that avoids the fiscal cliff but says it's just one step in a broader effort to boost the economy and shrink federal deficits.
Opinion: Grover Puts Himself Before Party And CountryGrover is the ultimate in single interest constituencies in Washington. He is not accountable to anybody. He does not disclose who funds him, who pays him to do what he does or how much he is paid to blackmail GOP Members of Congress to sign his pledge not to raise taxes.