U.S. House Speaker McCarthy says he told Biden lack of debt talks jeopardizes economy

Written by on March 20, 2023

WASHINGTON, March 19 (Reuters) - U.S. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy said on Sunday that he confronted President Joe Biden about a lack of negotiations on the $31.4 trillion U.S. debt ceiling last week and told the president he is putting the economy at risk.

McCarthy, the top Republican in the House of Representatives, first met with Biden on Feb . . .

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