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Hitting the debt limit: What bills would be paid?

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Reiterating a threat he first issued in the summer of 2011, President Barack Obama on Monday warned Republicans that older Americans might not get their Social Security checks and veterans won’t get timely benefits if Congress fails to increase the government’s borrowing authority. Republicans are insisting on spending cuts in exchange for raising ...