Debt Ceiling Article: Should've Never Come To This

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    Granny says it's the special interest lobbyists muckin' things up...
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    Interest groups urge 'no' votes on debt deal
    Aug 01, 2011 - Groups on the political right urge lawmakers today to oppose the deal to raise the debt ceiling, hours before the U.S. House is to take the first votes on the agreement reached by President Obama and congressional leaders.
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    August 1, 2011: Hooray! It looks like the United States is not going to default on its financial obligations. I think. Interest rates won't skyrocket after all. But oh, wait. What's that? The economy still stinks?
     
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    Kinda like borrowin' more on yer credit card to pay on the balance...
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