1. Debt Dilemma, Debate Deepen NPR 14:19

After cutting short his trip to Asia, President Biden returned to Washington to meet with Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) to try and hash out terms over increasing the country’s debt limit. Where are they finding common ground, and what still needs to be resolved?

This episode: political correspondent Susan Davis, reporter Barbara Sprunt, and national political correspondent Mara Liasson.

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