Hirunews Logo
US+debt+ceiling%3B+Senate+passes+US+budget+deal++++++
Thursday, 17 October 2013 - 8:07
US debt ceiling; Senate passes US budget deal
1,152

Views

Republican and Democratic leaders of the US Senate have struck a cross-party deal to end a partial government shutdown and raise the US debt limit.

Their bill must also pass the House, where a small group of Republicans are expected to join Democrats to send it to President Barack Obama.

The measure extends the federal borrowing limit until 7th February and funds the government to 15th January.

 

It comes, just a day before the deadline to raise the 16.7 trillion dollars limit.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Gypsy community facing hardships
Monday, 19 February 2018 - 16:46
The Gypsy community who are found in Sri Lanka consider Kerala State in India as their native region.They speak Telugu language.The Gypsy community... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
3,174 Views
15,132 Views
565 Views
2,791 Views
161 Views
16,553 Views
Top