Comments for: A balance of cuts and revenues needed to resolve default crisis

Posted July 26, 2011, at 6:59 p.m.

The Aug. 2 deadline to raise the nation’s debt limit is just days away. Without question, Congress must raise the debt limit. Failing to do so will disrupt the markets, raise interest rates for struggling businesses and families and damage our already weak economy. The economic security of thousands of …

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