Peter Kenyon Reports On New Evidence Of Progress On The Federal Budget Debate

between Congress and the White House. House Speaker Newt Gingrich says Republicans would raise the debt ceiling before a potential default on March 1st if the White House agreed to add deficit reduction measures and a small tax cut to the package.



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