U.S. House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) holds a copy of the Democratic legislation as he speaks to the media at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, October 12, 2013. President Barack Obama pressured ... more 
U.S. House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) holds a copy of the Democratic legislation as he speaks to the media at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, October 12, 2013. President Barack Obama pressured Republican lawmakers on Saturday to agree to raise the U.S. debt ceiling for longer than they would prefer, as their fiscal impasse dragged into the weekend with five days left to find a deal. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) less 
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