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WASHINGTON WEEK

July 29, 2011

  • Aired: 07/29/2011
  • 24:15
  • Rating: NR
Lawmakers prepare to work through the weekend to reach a debt deal and avoid a U.S. default. What will it take to break the stalemate and how would a default impact Americans? Plus, how Obama, Boehner, and Reid have played it so far. Joining Gwen Ifill: Major Garrett, National Journal; Jeanne Cummings, Bloomberg News; David Wessel, The Wall Street Journal; and Karen Tumulty, The Washington Post.
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Days before the debt deadline, Washington is still deadlocked. When will it end?
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