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PBS NewsHour | What Happens if Lawmakers Don't Reach Debt-Ceiling Deal by Deadline? | PBS

Duration: 10:45
Program: PBS NewsHour #10108
Broadcast Date: Jul. 12, 2011

Debt-ceiling negotiations crept along Tuesday as both sides agreed on the need for action, but not on the fundamentals of a deal. Gwen Ifill discusses the specifics of what would happen if negotiators don't reach an agreement by the Aug. 2 deadline with Jay Powell of the Bipartisan Policy Center.

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Post Date: July 12, 2011