- 15 сентября 2011, 03:20
- Washington Post. Economy
WASHINGTON — The Republican-run House on Wednesday weighed in against raising the government’s borrowing limit by $500 billion, but the vote was really just a political show.
Legislation that President Barack Obama signed last month raised the debt limit by $400 billion immediately. A second increase, this time by $500 billion, was to take effect this month unless both the House and Senate voted to block it.Read full article >>