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Debt-ceiling distraction

President Barack Obama has spent a lot of time lately talking about Congress’ obligation to raise the debt ceiling. Failure to do so, he said in his Monday news conference, “would be a self-inflicted wound on the economy. It would slow down our growth and tip us into recession. To even entertain the idea of this happening is irresponsible.”

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  • Headline: Debt-ceiling distraction
  • Publication: Editorial, Pages 14 on 01/17/2013
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