Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Reports: Debt deal likely reached - Boehner will bypass Tea Party in House vote
Multiple news sources are saying that House Speaker John Boehner has decided to present a Senate compromise to the full House of Representatives irrespective of opposition from the Tea Party wing of his caucus. If true it may signal a last minute aversion of a serious fiscal crisis, with potentially huge economic ramifications. It is also likely to leave Boehner in a really hard spot with his own caucus.