After a tongue-lashing from President Obama, the Senate is canceling its recess next week. Instead of a long holiday break, senators are now due back at the Capitol on July 5, and they have their work cut out for them. Lawmakers have yet to strike a deficit-reduction deal to raise the debt ceiling, and they have to act by Aug. 2 to avoid a possible default. The blame game over the impasse is now giving way to a political shame game.
Debt Ceiling Fight Sparks Political Shame Game
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