Biden to meet with US congressional leaders for talks on debt limit
10 May 2023 | 12:17 pm
The US president will be speaking with Democratic and Republican congressional leaders at the White House on Tuesday to discuss raising the debt ceiling. We take a closer look at the potential consequences of the US defaulting on its debt.
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