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...
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
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