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PBS NewsHour | After Long Debt Battle, Is Current Version of U.S. Government Sustainable? | PBS

Duration: 09:15
Program: PBS NewsHour #10124
Broadcast Date: Aug. 3, 2011

After many months of heated debate, Washington was finally able to compromise on a debt deal to avert a government default this week. Judy Woodruff discusses how the battle over the debt ceiling compares to other politically polarized times with Yale University's Beverly Gage and Harvard University's David King.

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Post Date: August 3, 2011