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Americans Sound Off on Fiscal Drama, Crisis Governancei
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September 24, 2013 6:09 PM
In the past three years, Americans have endured three threatened government shutdowns, two legislative brawls over raising the debt limit, and another fight over automatic tax hikes and spending cuts. As VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, fiscal drama has become the norm in Washington, but Americans are of many different minds on the lurch to crisis governance.

Americans Sound Off on Fiscal Drama, Crisis Governance

Published September 24, 2013

In the past three years, Americans have endured three threatened government shutdowns, two legislative brawls over raising the debt limit, and another fight over automatic tax hikes and spending cuts. As VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, fiscal drama has become the norm in Washington, but Americans are of many different minds on the lurch to crisis governance.


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