Posts With Keyword ‘debt limit’

Markets Looking For Confidence As Debt Debate Continues

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2011 at 6:27 am

The August 2nd deadline to extend the nation’s debt limit is coming up fast, and attention has turned to how the markets are reacting to this budgetary impasse.

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Debt Limit Looms, Still No Deal

Posted: Wednesday, July 27th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The debate about how to handle the county’s debt problems continues as the deadline for extending the debt limit nears.

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Debt Limit Hot Topic; Pawlenty Will Discuss At Pella Town Hall

Posted: Friday, July 15th, 2011 at 6:21 am


One of the most debated topics along the campaign trail and in Washington the past week has been the federal debt limit.

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Central Economics Professor Discusses Debt On Today’s Let’s Talk

Posted: Monday, May 16th, 2011 at 1:01 pm

Central College Associate Economics Professor Brian Peterson discusses the implications of inaction on the part of Congress to raise the federal debt limit, which was expected to be surpassed by spending Monday. Current guidelines on the limit expire August 2nd.