Senate Majority leader Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) (C) speaks to the media before his party's working lunch on Capitol Hill in Washington October 8, 2013. U.S. Senate Democrats plan to introduce a bill ... more 
Senate Majority leader Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) (C) speaks to the media before his party's working lunch on Capitol Hill in Washington October 8, 2013. U.S. Senate Democrats plan to introduce a bill this week to raise the government's borrowing authority by enough to last through 2014 in an effort to avoid a fiscal default that could have a disastrous economic impact. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) less 
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Tue, Oct 8, 2013 1:13 PM EDT