May adopt McConnell's fallback plan. MORE
Senate Dems still promise to block it.
To break the debt stalemate, some congressional leaders are discussing a trigger option.... MORE
Budget office says it would cut $2.2 trillion. MORE
The U.S.... MORE
Obama and Boehner offered dueling speeches as their parties push rival debt plans.... MORE
As parties shop dueling plans. MORE
Boehner wants a short-term plan but Reid opposes it.
Obama tries to act as a grownup.... MORE
Will present debt plan with no new revenues. MORE
Parties go separate ways on budget strategy. MORE
Would allow raise with $1.5 trillion in spending cuts. MORE