Politics
3:50 am
Tue October 15, 2013

House Waits For Details On Senate Bipartisan Proposal

Originally published on Tue October 15, 2013 4:03 am

With the debt ceiling deadline looming just two days away, Senate leaders say they're close to a deal that would reopen the government and avert default. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell have been leading bipartisan talks on a way out of the deadlock. Even if a bipartisan agreement clears the Senate, it will likely be a hard sell to House Republicans.