Oct 16, 2013 Make no mistake, if the U.S. government defaults on its debt obligations, it will be a catastrophe. But the media has been misusing the term.
Oct 16, 2013 The deadline to raise the debt ceiling is less than 24 hours away, but the U.S. won't actually default until the end of the month.
Oct 15, 2013 The paydays that could prompt a government default if a debt-ceiling deal collapses.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Oct 15, 2013 While most Americans are worried about what might happen if the U.S. defaults on its debt obligations on Thursday, many argue the damage has already been done.
Oct 15, 2013 Whether or not Congress raises the debt ceiling in time, we may be headed for another economic slowdown.
Oct 15, 2013 The clock is ticking, but Congressional leaders have yet to reach an agreement.
Oct 14, 2013 A weak start on Wall Street with the federal budget and the future of federal borrowing still unresolved.
Oct 14, 2013 All eyes around the world are on Democrats and Republicans in Washington, waiting to see if they will come to an agreement over the debt limit.
Oct 14, 2013 Lawmakers in Washington have until Thursday to raise the debt ceiling.