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Budget: Political Showdown #997835

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 16, 2011
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(Studio: David Muir) The reaction of viewers to the stalemate over the budget talks before the August 2 deadline introduced.

(Washington: David Kerley) A visit to Representative Eric Cantor's district in Virginia as time passes featured; Qunnipiac poll findings on Americans' support for spending cuts and tax hikes cited. [President OBAMA - comments.] [Virginia residents Shaun FRANCK†, Peggy LEMONS†- offer differing opinions on what to do.]

(Studio: David Muir; Washington: Christiane Amanpour) The public support for tax increases, what Representative John Boehner should do while the Tea Party opposes taxes or raising the debt ceiling, what needs to happen for a deal and the warnings from credit rating agencies discussed.

Muir, David;
Kerley, David;
Amanpour, Christiane

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