Debt committee: Decision time
November 19th, 2011
08:59 AM ET
11 years ago

Debt committee: Decision time

New York (CNNMoney) - With just days left for the bipartisan debt committee to agree to a deal or call it quits, the mood is pessimistic.

While the panel held some meetings with all 12 members present in the past two months, recent talks "have been taking place through ... shuttle diplomacy, trying to find ways to bridge the differences," Democratic Rep. Chris Van Hollen told CNN on Friday.


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  1. diridi

    do not worry about debt, bring back Manufacturing Jobs, and Agriculture, and Infrastructure....o.k, Nation is in trouble...focus on Economy, Jobs, Manufacturing, Agriculture...o.k, Did you ever buy gas, and Milk, is 4 dollars...shame on these Congress idiots...deny, deny, deny, deny....that's all they say....shame on public to put these idiots in Congress....root out these next elections....o.k, god bless...

    November 19, 2011 09:07 am at 9:07 am |
  2. WiredweirdinSF

    There is no solution as long as the corrupt SEIU/ACORN president is the most frequent overnite guest at the White House that is occupied by the most corrupt, inept, incompetent, union toady president we have ever had.

    November 19, 2011 09:32 am at 9:32 am |