House Passes Debt Ceiling Bill

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The House voted Monday to extend the federal debt limit and enact spending cuts. Here, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi arrives for a meeting with House Democrats and Vice President Joe Biden at the Capitol. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Carl "60 Cent" Kasell brings the pain as he explains the debt ceiling. Illustration by Nelson Hsu hide caption

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Carl '60 Cent' Kasell And The Debt Ceiling

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Construction crews at a new air traffic control tower at Oakland International Airport were told on July 19 to stop working after the U.S. House refused to reauthorize routine funding of the Federal Aviation Administration. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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FAA Debate Puts Subsidized Rural Airports At Risk

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Rhode Island City Files For Bankruptcy

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Woodall Discusses Debt Ceiling

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Senate Procedure May Delay Vote

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Proposed Debt Deal Relies On 'Gang Of 12'

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A Look At The Proposed Debt Deal

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House Considers Debt Deal

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Questions And Answers On Washington's Debt Deal

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How is negotiating a federal spending plan like getting out of a crowded parking lot? iStockphoto hide caption

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Debt Talks: Getting Locked In And Driving Out

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