Obama Debt Showdown

July 19, 2011 - 5:44 PM
Rep. Tom Reed, R-NY, center, is joined by other members of Congress outside the White House in Washington, Tuesday, July 19, 2011, after releasing a letter to President Barack Obama urging him to deal with the debt ceiling crisis. From left are, Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn., Rep. Tim Griffin, R-Ark., Reed, Rep. Mike Kelly, R-Pa., Rep. Bill Johnson R-Ohio, and Rep. Steve Southerland. R-Fla. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)