Obama Asks CEOs To Help Ease Budget Fight With GOP

wochit politics
September 18, 2013 AT 7:14 AM
President Barack Obama, facing a budget showdown with Congress, called on some of the nation's top corporate executives to use their influence with Congress to avoid a potentially damaging confrontation over the nation's debt ceiling. Obama blamed "a faction" of the GOP that he said is trying to eliminate his health care law by threatening a government shutdown or a default on the debt.