US Debt Ceiling

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...

Shot US Congresswoman Returns To House For Debt Vote

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.10.2011 | UK

Gabrielle Giffords, the American congresswoman who was shot in the head at close range earlier this year, returned to the House of Representatives for...

President Obama Speaks Out On US Debt Crisis

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.09.2011 | UK

US President Barack Obama has urged Democrats and Republicans to work together to find a solution to the debt ceiling crisis. "What's clear now is ...