Takeaways on Debt Ceiling: McCarthy's Balancing Act, Biden's Choice and the Challenges Ahead
After weeks of negotiations, President Joe Biden and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy have struck an agreement to avert a potentially devastating government default. Here are key takeaways.
Fight Still Ahead for Texas' Ken Paxton After Historic Impeachment Deepens GOP Divisions
The historic impeachment of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is plunging Republicans into a bruising fight over whether to banish one of their own in America’s biggest red state.
Asylum-Seekers Say Joy Over End of Title 42 Has Turned to Anguish Induced by New US RulesAsylum-seekers say joy over the end of the public health restriction known as Title 42 this month is turning into anguish with the realization of how the Biden administration’s new rules affect them....
Biden, GOP Reach Deal on Debt Ceiling
President Joe Biden and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., say they have reached a deal in principal to raise the debt ceiling.
Biden and McCarthy Reach a Final Deal to Avoid US Default and Now Must Sell It to CongressThe debt ceiling deal has come with just days to spare before a potential first-ever government default. On Sunday, President Joe Biden and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy reached a final agreement and t...