Thursday, October 10, 2013

Boehner offering to kick the debt ceiling can down the road for six weeks

As the government shutdown moves into its second week, and the debt ceiling deadline grows ever closer, Congress is offering a new kick the can solution to fund the government for six weeks in an attempt to buy more time to resolve the budget and borrowing issues that have stifled the country.  On Oct. 10, Speaker of the House John Boehner held a press conference to offer a new resolution that would provide clean funding to the government to cover debt obligations through Nov. 22, and to provide more time for the stalemated parties to come to an agreement on several major issues.


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