Analysis: Potential U.S. budget crisis is developing

09/23/2013 | Economist (tiered subscription model), The

Despite America's much-improved fiscal condition, Washington, D.C., seems to be sliding toward another threatened government shutdown and possible default on the national debt, according to The Economist. "When Republicans and Democrats played chicken with the full faith and credit of the United States, it undermined confidence in the economy and dented the squabbling lawmakers' approval ratings," the magazine notes. "Yet they seem poised to do it all again."

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