Boehner Debt Plan Seeks Boosts of $1 Trillion, $1.6 Trillion

Boehner Debt Plan Seeks Boosts of $1 Trillion, $1.6 Trillion

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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., left, whispers to House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, before a meeting on the debt limit increase on Capitol Hill in Washington on July 23, 2011.