Debt Deal

US Senators Pass Bill To Raise Debt Ceiling, Hours Before Deadline

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2011 | UK

US Senators have passed a bill that will raise the debt ceiling and stop the country defaulting on its loans, but cut government spending by $2.1 tril...

LIVE UPDATES: Debt Ceiling Deal Reached

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 30.09.2011 | UK Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama and Republican congressional leaders reached historic agreement Sunday night on a compromise to permit vital U.S....