Oct 152013
 

In this CNN Student News: Possible Solution to Debt Ceiling Fight; World`s Biggest Ship

CARL AZUZ, CNN ANCHOR: Fridays are awesome. Welcome to CNN STUDENT NEWS. There are signs of the possible solution in Washington not over the government shutdown, we`re talking about a proposal on the U.S debt ceiling. On Thursday, Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives said they would propose raising the debt ceiling temporarily. Investors seemed happy about that, the Dow Jones industrial average took a big jump yesterday on optimism about a possible deal. But there are a few things to keep in mind. First, this is a proposal. It would have to be passed by both Houses of Congress and signed by the president. Second, it`s temporary. It would run through November 22nd, and third, it only covers the debt ceiling. And it it`s passed, the partial government shutdown could keep going.

 

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