Obama to make statement on debt debate at 1:30 EDT

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Posted: Jul 19, 2011 1:29 PM
Obama to make statement on debt debate at 1:30 EDT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will make a statement about the ongoing debate on how to cut the deficit and raise the debt ceiling at 1:30 p.m. EDT (1730 GMT) on Tuesday, the White House said.

(Reporting by Jeff Mason and Steve Holland, Editing by Sandra Maler)