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Congress: Out of cash

“With no money to spend, lawmakers talking about job creation aren't likely to accomplish anything unless a plan is swept into the deficit talks dominating Capitol Hill,” Roll Call writes.

Per the Washington Post, “The White House and congressional leaders are accelerating negotiations over the biggest debt-reduction package in at least two decades amid mounting concern that the effort is running out of time. Over the next six weeks, negotiators must strike a bipartisan compromise to slice more than $2 trillion from the federal budget by 2021, reduce the complex plan to writing and persuade a bitterly divided Congress to support it.”

It’s official… Weiner’s no longer a member of Congress.

The New York Post continues its Weiner puns: “Weiner limps out.”