Leaders Announce Debt Agreement on Senate Floor
August 1, 2011
Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced the congressional agreeement on the debt ceiling on the Senate floor on Sunday evening. It was an unusual event since it was not announced in a news conference and it proceeding the president’s White House announcement by about five minutes. You can watch their announcement here.