Treasury secretary pinpoints June 5 as earliest date for U.S. debt default

By: - May 26, 2023 4:53 pm
Speaker Kevin McCarthy talks to reporters

U.S. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy, a California Republican, holds a press conference inside the U.S. Capitol’s Statuary Hall on the debt limit and government spending negotiations on Wednesday, May 24, 2023. Jennifer Shutt/States Newsroom

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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