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October 6th, 2013
10:58 AM ET

Lew: U.S. needs to pay its bills

Jack Lew talks to CNN's Candy Crowley about the importance of raising the debt ceiling so Congress can pay its bills. Lew tells Candy that defaulting on the debt ceiling is like saying "I ran up my credit card and I decided not to pay it."

Filed under: Debt Ceiling • Jacob Lew • Newsmakers • State of the Union
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