Government Debt Ceiling http://wyso.org en Senator Portman: GOP Has More Leverage In Future Budget Talks http://wyso.org/post/senator-portman-gop-has-more-leverage-future-budget-talks <p>The government shutdown is over, and lawmakers agreed to fund it until January 15<sup>th</sup>* and raise the debt ceiling through February 7th.&nbsp; Republicans like Ohio Senator Rob Portman are now looking towards future negotiations.</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 18:36:12 +0000 Emily McCord 40751 at http://wyso.org Senator Portman: GOP Has More Leverage In Future Budget Talks Tea Party: Cut, Cap and Balance - Not Compromise http://wyso.org/post/tea-party-cut-cap-and-balance-not-compromise <p><span class="dateline" style="border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-top-style: solid; border-right-style: solid; border-bottom-style: solid; border-left-style: solid; border-top-color: rgb(0, 0, 0); border-right-color: rgb(0, 0, 0); border-bottom-color: rgb(0, 0, 0); border-left-color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-weight: bold; "><span style="border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-top-style: solid; border-right-style: solid; border-bottom-style: solid; border-left-style Thu, 28 Jul 2011 18:53:32 +0000 Associated Press 2314 at http://wyso.org Voter Frustration Grows as Debt Deadline Looms http://wyso.org/post/voter-frustration-grows-debt-deadline-looms <p><span class="article-content"><span>Americans are growing anxious as Congress continues debating whether to raise the government&#39;s debt ceiling and under what conditions.<br /><br />Thousands of voters have been contacting their representatives locally and on Capitol Hill. The Associated Press is reporting that most of those voters say they want Congress to strike a deal ahead of Tuesday&#39;s deadline.<br /> Thu, 28 Jul 2011 10:47:39 +0000 Associated Press 2935 at http://wyso.org