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White House says progress in debt talks, Obama pushing for big deal

White House press secretary Jay Carney insisted Wednesday there's been "movement" in the bipartisan talks between President Barack Obama and congressional leaders -- despite zero agreements and public pronouncements of hardened positions. "We believe there is momentum toward achieving signficant...
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Obama Would Accept Short Term Debt Limit Deal To Allow Congress Time To Pass A "Grand Bargain"

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said President Barack Obama would accept a short-term hike in the debt limit to allow Congress time to act on a larger deal. Obama had opposed any short-term debt ceiling deal, though the chang... Read Post

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Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (last year)

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney takes questions from reporters during the daily press briefing at the White House on September 9, 2013. Carney fielded numerous questions about President Barack Obama’s push for Congressional a... Read Post

White House On Senate Immigration Plan: 'This Is A Big Deal'

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (2 years ago)

White House press secretary Jay Carney said today that President Barack Obama "welcomes" the immigration reform plan that will be put forward by a bipartisan group of Senators later this afternoon. "This is a big deal. This is an im... Read Post


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