Biden says he’s offered $1 trillion in spending cuts but GOP won’t budge on debt limit

By: - May 22, 2023 12:21 pm
President Joe Biden

President Joe Biden in the White House Rose Garden. Biden and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy have not agreed on terms as they negotiate over the debt ceiling and a possible first-ever U.S. debt default. (Anna Moneymaker | Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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