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President Joe Biden traded heated words with a reporter Tuesday night after he was asked about the ongoing debt ceiling negotiations.
House Republicans have argued that they will not raise the debt ceiling and increase the amount of the money that the federal government can borrow unless Biden agrees to cut spending.
But the president interrupted a reporter multiple times when asked about his negotiations with GOP House Speaker Kevin McCarthy .
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“Well, you didn’t listen, either, so why should I even answer the question?” Biden snapped at the reporter.
“We cut the deficit by $160 billion, b-i-l-l-i-o-n, dollars on the Medicare deal,” he continued.
“We cut the deficit by raising the tax on people making – 55 corporations that made $40 billion to 15%. And the list goes on,” Biden said.
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