Democrats, Republicans draw lines with taxes, debt ceiling

Republicans and Democrats set the stage for another clash as they made the rounds of Sunday morning television talk shows. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., made clear Republicans would oppose efforts to raise taxes further, while House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said more revenue was needed. President Barack Obama has stated he will not negotiate over spending cuts that would be linked to raising the debt ceiling.

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