by Eugene Robinson onAugust 10, 2011
Washington Post columnist Eugene Robinson argues that history will show that GOP leaders were ultimately responsible for Standard & Poor's downgrade of the U.S. government debt rating.
by Joel Dreyfuss onAugust 9, 2011
Republicans thought they were playing to the home fans in the debt-limit standoff. But the world was watching -- and now we see the consequences.
August 8, 2011
Will S&P's lowered U.S. credit rating affect you? One economist says that for now, you'll be OK.
by The Buzz onAugust 8, 2011
And it always has been, said the president in a speech on the nation's S&P credit-rating downgrade.
by Nsenga Burton onAugust 8, 2011
The downgrade is wreaking havoc on U.S. markets.
by Sheryl Huggins Salomon onAugust 5, 2011
After the bruising deficit battle, the first ding ever on the country's good credit with Standard & Poor's.
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