U.S. fiscal crisis

U.S. Debt Crisis Averted for Now.. Markets Turn to React

October 17, 2013

U.S. agreement details: Government shutdown suspended until January 15, barring a budget deal before then. Debt ceiling raised temporarily through February 7, though real deadline now sometime in March. President Obama has enhanced safeguards to avoid a default at the next crisis. Deal agreed by 81-18 senate vote and 285-144 vote in the House. There’s […] More