Christine Lagarde 'Can't Imagine' United States Would Default on Debt

As the White House continues negotiations with congressional leaders over a budget deal this weekend, newly elected head of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde says that she "can't imagine for a second" that the United States would default on its debt obligations, saying it would be "a real shock" to the global economy if no agreement is reached. "I can't imagine for a second that the United States would default," Lagarde told "This Week" anchor Christiane Amanpour in an...Full Story
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