At Meeting With Treasury Secretary, Boehner Pressed For Debt Ceiling Deal

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September 12, 2013 AT 7:16 AM
The New York Times reports that with the government just weeks away from a potentially disastrous default on its debt, House Speaker John Boehner met furtively with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew to appeal to the Obama administration to tie an increase in government borrowing to significant budget cuts.