Possible debt-limit compromise begins to emerge

10/7/2013 | Reuters · CNN · Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

The first indications of a compromise deal on raising the U.S. government's debt limit surfaced after President Barack Obama said he could accept a short-term increase in the government's borrowing authority to avert a default. Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, was working on a separate plan to link legislation raising the debt limit to overhauling the U.S. tax code and further cutting government spending, a Senate aide said.

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