July 17, 2024

Rocky Daily News

Colorado Politics-Sports-Business-Weather

Lead negotiators picked for debt limit negotiations

1 min read


Senior White House officials and top aides to the four congressional leaders have been meeting daily about negotiations.

WASHINGTON — Debt-limit talks shifted into an encouraging new phase Tuesday as President Joe Biden and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy named top emissaries to negotiate a deal to avert an unprecedented national default. Biden cut short an upcoming overseas trip in hopes of closing an agreement before a June 1 deadline.

The fresh set of negotiators means discussions are now largely narrowed to what the White House and McCarthy will accept in order to allow lawmakers to raise the debt limit in the coming days. The speaker said after a meeting with Biden and congressional leaders…

2023-05-17 08:57:22

All news and articles are copyrighted to the respective authors and/or News Broadcasters. RockyDailyNews.Com is an independent Online News Aggregator

Read more from original source here…

Leave a Reply