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22 September 2021 By Gina Chon

Lawmakers are again arguing over D.C.’s credit limit. If they let debt go unpaid, the Fed would have to step in. Options proposed in the past include lending against delinquent Treasuries or even buying them. Funding a bankrupt government would break risky new political ground.

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