Boehner abandons goal of $4 trillion debt-reduction package

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    Boehner abandons goal of $4 trillion debt-reduction package - The Boston Globe

    WASHINGTON - House Speaker John Boehner, Republican of Ohio, abandoned efforts last night to reach a comprehensive debt-reduction deal worth more than $4 trillion in savings, telling President Obama that a midsize package was the only politically possible alternative to avoid a first-ever default on the nation’s mounting national debt.
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