Obama ‘Abruptly’ Walked Out of Debt-Ceiling Talks, Republican Cantor Says
Cantor said he told Obama “we are far apart” on proposals to cut the deficit and raise the U.S. debt limit.
The president “got very agitated” and said, “Don’t call my bluff; I am going to the American people,” said Cantor, a Virginia Republican. Obama “shoved back from the table” and left, Cantor said.
“We’re so far apart and going back on the momentum,” Cantor said.
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